David Bokash

Business Advisor

Contra Costa SBDC

About Me:

David Bokash has more than 25 years of management consulting, E-Commerce, Supply Chain Management (SCM), marketing, business strategy, Information Technology (IT), engineering, and project/product management experience. Recently, he has advised startups and established companies on internet commerce, website development/optimization, business strategy, product marketing, IT project management, and SCM.

David has been an SBDC Business Advisor for more than ten years and has helped his clients achieve an $8.6 Million in Economic Impact and create 117 New Jobs. He has been doing SBDC business technology seminars and webinars since 2011 and received an Outstanding Trainer award from California Resources & Training.

Mr. Bokash worked as a product manager at SAP Labs where he helped incorporate electronic commerce and SCM functionality into their applications. Prior to SAP, David held positions at Federal Express in the field (operations) engineering and third-party logistics. As an IT project manager for FedEx Logistics and Electronic Commerce, he supervised several client implementations in both North America and Europe and as a field engineer for FedEx ground operations, he led several initiatives to improve productivity and service. After business school, he was a consultant in the Strategic Consulting Group of Price Waterhouse, working with clients on strategic uses of IT and SCM. Prior to business school, he spent four years as a systems engineer, working on several commercial and government spacecraft programs.

Mr. Bokash holds a BS and MS in Engineering from Purdue University, and he received an MBA from Harvard. David finished his Engineering MS as a Hughes Graduate Fellow, and he was selected by the Indiana Governor to serve on Purdue’s Board of Trustees.

Expertise: Business Management eCommerce Logistics Strategic Planning