David I. Beatson is Chief Executive Officer of Globalware Solutions. Prior to joining GWS, he served as the Principal and Founder of Ascent Advisors, LLC, a strategic advisory firm that provides industry consulting and M&A advice to private equity and venture capital firms, and strategic advisory services to corporations in the transportation, logistics and supply chain industry.

    David has over 30 years of senior executive experience in these industries, including serving as CEO of Panalpina North America Inc., President and CEO of Emery Worldwide, & Chairman and CEO of Circle International Group Inc. He earned his B.S. in Business Administration from The Ohio State University and an MBA with a concentration in Finance and Marketing from the University of Cincinnati.