Dave Baxter

Sr. Director, Avanade, Inc.

Dave is Avanade’s Global Data & AI Data Platform Modernization (DPM) Offering Lead. His focus is driving Avanade’s go-to market strategy and execution for our DPM Offering and sub-offerings. Dave has been with Avanade for 11 years and was previously a global Solution Architect lead within Avanade’s Data & AI Center of Excellence. His primary focus has been solutioning Data & AI deals for large global companies across multiple industries to create and sustain competitive advantages. Dave has deep training and mentoring roots; he has led training for 150+ Avanade Data & AI Solution Architects and consultants on the fundamentals of use case-based solutioning for Azure cloud native architectures. He has 25+ years of consulting experience with Avanade and Accenture by guiding organizations through transformation programs. Dave is based in Minneapolis.

Past sessions

Summit 2021 The Shift to Data Mesh

May 26, 2021 12:05 PM PT

The Data Mesh construct has been evolving alongside other new technology patterns and present opportunities to improve how data is modeled and governed to speed up performance and transform data incrementally. This session will explore the Data Mesh fundamentals and how Avanade is helping clients move away from traditional failure modes, embracing a loosely coupled, distributed and domain-led approach.

In this session watch:
Dael Williamson, Sr. Director, Avanade, Inc.
Dave Baxter, Sr. Director, Avanade, Inc.


Dave Baxter