David Proctor, Expert-In-Residence and Operating Advisor

David Proctor is an Expert-In-Residence and Operating Advisor for The Lucas Group. David has President and global executive management experience at three Fortune 500 companies, where he led multi-sector logistics, transport and supply chain services businesses in North America, Asia and Europe. David was also CEO of a venture-backed growth company and Operating Advisor to two private equity firms.

David founded Texas Logistics Group, providing strategic and operational advisory services to private equity and corporate clients with a focus on industrial and energy services. As Operating Adviser to Profile Capital Management, a private equity firm, David was CEO of MarkITx, an asset management and supply chain services business. David is also a senior adviser and consultant to a mid-market oil exploration and production company with a focus on acquiring and developing underutilized oil and gas properties.

David was President, Global Services for Celestica International, Inc., a $9 billion supply chain product lifecycle company and earlier, Chief Strategy & Logistics Officer for Yusen Global Logistics, Inc., a $20 billion global logistics enterprise, where he focused on EBITDA improvement, operational productivity and revenue growth.
Prior, David was a Principal with two leading professional services firms, Accenture and Cap Gemini, where he structured operational, implementation and delivery of enterprise-wide supply chain and process reengineering solutions for Fortune 100 clients.

David began his career with Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway Company, a $23 billion rail and logistics services business, where he was responsible for transport and logistics programs for the Intermodal and Energy business units.

David holds an MBA from the University of Tennessee, Haslam Graduate School of Business. He currently resides in Flower Mound, Texas.