- This article is about the EBSCO Industries CEO. For others with similar names, see David Walker (disambiguation).
Walker has a degree in accounting from Auburn University. He joined the company as manager of the Military Service Co. in 2000. With a background in mergers and acquisitions, he took on leadership in those efforts as a vice president of the larger company in 2001. His department grew to handle finance, treasury, tax and cash management oversight, and then to oversee all accounting, administration and communications, at which time he was made vice president, chief operating officer and chief financial officer.