PG2 founder, President, and CEO David L. Palmerton Jr. has well over 35 years of comprehensive experience in the industry, including working with Fortune 500 companies managing environmental impaired assets—from oil, gas, and pipeline services to transactional due diligence. Over the past 12 years, Mr. Palmerton has provided environmental due diligence and asset management for Royal Dutch Shell plc in North America. This includes the $4.7 billion acquisition of East Resources, Inc. Mr. Palmerton has extensive experience within the energy industry, including exploration and production operations with a focus on senior technical oversight, strategic support, and environmental due diligence. He is a fully certified geologist who uses his knowledge to expertly support our clients. Our president also has extensive experience managing environmental remediation at some of the nation’s largest Superfund sites and has provided litigation support on many environmental, toxic tort, and patent infringement cases.