Bent, Dave


    Dave Bent joined ES Tech Group as President in September 2017. ES Tech Group is one of the fastest growing providers of B2B commerce solutions for distributors and manufacturers. The company’s mission is to massively simplify deploying and operating an enterprise grade B2B e-commerce platform. Prior to his current position, he was in CIO roles for the following companies over the past 20-plus years and lead numerous business transformations and digital initiatives:
    • Avnet Electronics Marketing ($17 billion) – the world’s largest electronics components/technology distribution and services company.
    • Essendant ($5 billion) – a B2B distributor of business products serving Fortune #10 retailers and thousands of smaller B2B resellers.
    • Visteon – a ($19 billion) spin-off from Ford Motor Company in 1999 that became one of the world’s largest Tier 1 automotive suppliers.