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 IC Ventures. 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 chairman and chief executive officer of Amdahl Corporation and Legato Systems, two publicly traded corporations.
He’s also been executive vice president, Office of the CEO, Strategic Alliances and Global Accounts, at EMC Corporation; chief executive officer of Verari Systems; and chief executive officer of ClearEdge Power.
Prior to joining Amdahl, he spent 11 years at IBM in various management and executive positions.
Mr. Wright holds a BS in physics with a minor in mathematics from Xavier University.
He’s served on the Board of Directors of Amdahl Corp, Legato Systems, ClearEdge Power, Verari Systems, GridIron Systems, AMCC, Aspect Communications Corp., Boole and Babbage Inc., VaLinux, GeekNet, and the Silicon Valley Leadership Group.