Dan Belmont

Dan Belmont

Managing Partner Energy & Utilities Chicago


An accomplished business consultant with a unique background and skillset, Dan is responsible for developing our approach and technology capabilities as the firmwide leader for our Energy & Utilities practice. 

He led the development of a technology solution to increase connectivity, enable grid modernization, streamline operations, and reduce O&M costs by more than $5 million per year across one of the nation’s largest multi-operating company investor-owned utilities.

Dan’s goal is to significantly impact in the way our clients do business so they can deliver value to their customers, improve their products, and make a stronger contribution to the economy. He brings a wealth of industry experience and a highly collaborative approach to our Energy & Utilities practice.

Dan joined West Monroe in 2008 following the sale of db3 Broadband, LLC, a high-speed wireless ISP that he founded. Dan has a bachelor’s degree from Northern Illinois University, an e-Business certification from the Graham School at the University of Chicago, and he completed the Leadership Academy at the Yale University School of Management. He is ITIL and PROSCI certified.

What makes Dan different

Earlier in his career, while owning and managing a wireless communications business, Dan turned a fear of heights into the ability to free climb telecommunication towers over 300 feet tall.

Where Dan makes an impact

Dan is dedicated to his daughters’ high school as a business incubator mentor and fundraising volunteer.

Meet the Energy & Utilities team