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David W. Wise

Retired Business Executive

David W. Wise is a business executive with over 30 years of experience, primarily focused on corporate turnarounds and workouts. He headed corporate development for BDM International, a Fortune 1,000 company where he completed over half a dozen acquisitions, both domestic and international, and co-managed the sale of the company to TRW.

He has also held senior executive positions in real estate development and construction, consumer products and most recently as CEO of an international healthcare company.

He recently retired from business in order to work on a book on diplomatic history.

Articles by David W. Wise

Scottish Independence Vote: Pride Goeth Before a Fall?

There are plenty of warning signs for Scots to heed in the upcoming referendum.

September 16, 2014

Rome Fiddles While Europe Burns

Why Federica Mogherini’s selection falls far short of what the EU needs

September 2, 2014

Hillary Clinton: Lacking Smarts, Principles or Both?

Hillary Clinton attacks Obama’s foreign policy — she would be better off emulating it

August 27, 2014

Radek Sikorski: Truthteller in Action

A bold voice for a new direction in European foreign policy.

May 11, 2014

Radek Sikorski: Europe’s Next Top Diplomat?

Why Poland’s foreign minister should become Europe’s new foreign policy chief.

May 11, 2014

Why Crimea Is Not the Product of U.S. Weakness

Do Republicans really need a refresher course in big-power politics?

March 24, 2014