David Savage is a qualified Civil Engineer and Senior Director at Ankura based in London. As a delay expert, he specializes in dispute resolution of delayed construction projects and advises clients on projects showing signs of distress. He is a qualified civil engineer with over 17 years’ experience in the construction and engineering industry.
David has been appointed as the delay expert in Adjudications and has acted as the lead delay analyst, supporting the expert, on numerous occasions in Mediation, Adjudication, Arbitration, and Litigation. He has orally presented findings on delay at Mediation hearings.
David has worked across a diverse portfolio of projects, including rail, roads, tunnels, bridges, real estate, airports, a stadium, a data centre, oil and gas, power and process plants. He has worked on projects in the UK, Europe, Middle East, Asia, Africa and North America. He has advised clients on 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.
David’s recent professional experience includes: