A member of Birmingham Chamber, David brings an authoritative, internationally-orientated experience having managed and led complex, geographically disparate organisations, as well as more recently working with a number of SMEs in the UK. 

David’s early consultancy roles gave him experience in the UK and France of strategy development and operational improvement as well as M&A. He has worked at Director level for a variety of PLCs in the pub, restaurant and hotels sector and has acted as an advisor to a range of private equity businesses on deals in the leisure, healthcare and travel sectors. In 2006 he became Chairman of a start-up communications business and has been a Non-Executive Director of a West Midlands NHS Trust since 2010. David has also worked for many years with the Prince’s Trust as a business mentor.