DHI increases focus on development and AI with new CTO

DHI increases focus on development and AI with new CTO

DHI hires experienced IT profile specialised in software development and research technologies, employing Na’Tosha Bard as Chief Technology Officer. Na’Tosha Bard comes from a position as CTO and Senior Vice President at the Danish IT company KMD.


Na’Tosha Bard will start as CTO in DHI where she will be in charge of the Technology & Innovation business unit and become member of DHI’s executive leadership team.

Mette Vestergaard, CEO at DHI, states:
’Na’Tosha is an experienced leader with in-depth knowledge of developing successful digital solutions for both the private and public sectors. She will help ensure that DHI retains our leading position within technology and digital solutions for management of water and water environments, e.g. by integrating physics-based modelling with artificial intelligence and machine learning. I look forwarding to a close and positive collaboration with Na’Tosha.’

Na’Tosha holds a degree in Computer Science from Texas Tech University, US. She brings extensive international expertise and a profound technical skillset from her previous roles, including experience in scientific applications and strategic deployments of proprietary and open-source software, enterprise software development and gaming technology. She previously held the position as Chief Technology Officer at the Danish IT company KMD.

Na’Tosha Bard says:
‘DHI is an exciting international company in growth, and the business provides digital solutions, technology and advisory services that help solve global challenges related to water and water environments. I look forward to becoming part of this work and bringing my own experiences into play, not least when it comes to artificial intelligence and machine learning.’

Na’Tosha Bard will start as CTO at DHI on 1 September 2024.

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