David Hobson

Head of Development and Systems

David is Head of Development and Systems at Trucost, part of S&P Global. Trucost assesses and prices risks relating to climate change, natural resource constraints and broader ESG factors, enabling companies and financial institutions to understand exposure to ESG factors, inform resilience and identify the transformative solutions of tomorrow.

David is responsible for Technology at Trucost, including internal and client facing software development, infrastructure, data modelling, and the distribution of Trucost data and reports. Previous to joining Trucost in 2012, David has supported US EPA efforts including global climate change, waste reduction initiatives and energy efficiency programs as well as a wide variety of Government and Commercial projects focused on energy efficiency, renewable energy, and EU initiatives in the environmental health and safety sector.  David has over 15 years of experience delivering software and technology based solutions for clients including government, financial institutions, and Fortune 100 organisations.

David holds a bachelor’s degree from Rutgers University.