Board of Directors

David B. Wright

David B. Wright, Verisk board member David B. Wright, Verisk board member

David B. Wright has been one of Verisk's directors since 1999, bringing considerable operations and management experience gained from leadership positions in diverse businesses. Since 2014, he has been managing partner of Innovative Capital Ventures, Inc. Mr. Wright also serves as executive chairman of Twist Capital, a private equity growth firm founded in 2020.

Mr. Wright’s extensive executive career includes serving as chief executive officer of ClearEdge Power, executive vice chairman and chief executive officer of GridIron Systems, and chairman and chief executive officer of Verari Systems. He has also been executive vice president, Office of the CEO, Strategic Alliances and Global Accounts, at EMC Corporation; chairman and chief executive officer of Legato Systems; and president and chief executive officer of Amdahl Corporation, where he spent 13 years in leadership positions.

Mr. Wright holds a BS in physics from Xavier University.

He has served on the Board of Directors of ClearEdge Power, GridIron Systems, ActivIdentity Corp., Aspect Communications Corp., Boole and Babbage Inc., and GeekNet, Inc.

Committees: Audit, Compensation