David Savage
Senior Director

Delay Expert; Dispute Resolution; Distressed Project Advisory

David Savage is a Senior Director at Ankura based in London. Prior to joining Ankura, David was part of Navigant’s disputes, forensics & legal technology (DFLT) segment, which was acquired by Ankura in 2018. As a delay expert, he specialises in dispute resolution of delayed construction projects and advises clients on projects showing signs of distress. He is a qualified civil engineer with over 15 years’ experience in the construction and engineering industry.

  • Experience

    David has worked across a diverse portfolio of projects, including rail, roads, tunnels, bridges, real estate, airports, a stadium, oil and gas, power, and process plants. He has advised clients on global projects over the project lifecycle, from contract and procurement strategy, project set up, to planning, delivery, and dispute resolution.

    Prior to working as a consultant, David worked for an international contractor in Iraq, during the Iraq war, managing teams to deliver civil engineering projects, power generation, distribution, water, and sewerage.