David Cortese

David Cortese

Chief Commercial Officer
Simbe Robotics

David Cortese currently serves as the chief commercial officer for Simbe Robotics where he leads go-to-market strategy and initiatives focused on driving growth in the autonomous robot and computer vision space inside of retail.

Previously, as president, digital technology, at Advantage Solutions, he was the division’s founding member, creating a high-growth, revenue-generating technology business that organically reinforced synergies between Advantage and major retailers and brands.

Cortese’s experience ranges from founding start-up analytics company Media Salvation (acquired by Comscore) to holding leadership positions inside Fortune 500 organizations having served as the division CIO at Sony Pictures Entertainment. Cortese spent the first seven years of his career at Accenture and earned a B.S. in mechanical engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute.