David L. Leach

David L. Leach

Vice President and Chief Data and Analytics Officer | Pacific Gas and Electric Company

David Leach is Vice President and Chief Data and Analytics Officer of Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E).

Leach has spent his career focused on transforming businesses through analytics and has delivered new enterprise capabilities through data management, data engineering, business intelligence, and data science.

He is responsible for leading PG&E’s enterprise-wide data management and analytics, including asset and operational data, and driving continuous improvement in the company’s data-driven decision-making capabilities.

Prior to joining PG&E in December 2021, Leach spent the last decade-plus building and leading enterprise data and analytics practices for global product companies in the fields of semiconductor and industrial power systems design, manufacturing, and service – including leadership roles at Cummins Inc. and Micron Technology.

Over the course of his career, Leach has led a variety of business and technology functions, including development and operation of cloud and network platforms, cybersecurity, supply chain, and information technology. The result of his work has been delivery of completely re-imagined coworker and customer experiences, and improved quality, safety, operational and financial outcomes.

A native of California, he holds an MBA from the University of Southern California and a BA in Economics from Boise State University.