About David DAVID PIKE is Editor-in-Chief and Head of Americas at Energy Intelligence, responsible for overseeing and setting the strategic direction of content across the company.David has been with the firm for over 20 years. He has held many roles, most recently working as Editorial Director responsible for coordinating and reinvigorating editorial coverage. He launched and edited the new Energy Intelligence Premium service. Previous responsibilities include the relaunch of Energy Compass and Energy Intelligence Finance as weekly information services, conceiving and launching International Oil Daily and redesigning the content of Petroleum Intelligence Weekly. He led the expansion of Energy Intelligence into renewable energy and carbon markets as Editor of EI New Energy. He served as London Bureau Chief in the late 1990s.David has covered a wide range of international energy issues, working as an Editor and Reporter covering the Middle East and global energy business for over 30 years. He previously worked for Argus Media and the Middle East Economic Digest (MEED), covering Saudi Arabia and other Mideast Gulf countries.David has a BA in politics and history from the University of Manchester and an MA in Middle East politics from the University of Exeter. He lives in Vancouver, Canada.