David is an experienced senior leader, non-Executive director and business coach with over 25 years’ experience leading operations, sales, business transformation, leadership, HR and community-based organisations.
With a track record that includes working in sectors as diverse as Private Banking, General Insurance, Crisis Support, Local Government, and Food Relief, he has a genuine lived experience of working on the front line and as a successful leader in complex and challenging businesses. He has worked with a range of companies – large and small - including NRMA, CGU, Coutts & Co (UK), AAA (Vietnam), Lifeline, Project Displaced and Yarra Ranges Council, and is currently on the board and committee of charities that support causes he is passionate about – helping people achieve their career and education goals.
The Whole Picture
David’s experience working across large and complex organisations is backed up with compassion and empathy for the teams and individuals who make up those organisations. He takes the time to understand the context for the business, as well as all the people in the business - he knows this is the way sustainable changes are built.
Capacity and reach
David brings both knowledge and practical support when he works alongside client teams,
getting directly involved in supporting implementation as well as providing tailored
advice and guidance. It’s not only the immediate support he brings, but a longer-term uplift in
capacity for the future.
Making the complex simple
In a changing world, where client demands overlay employee expectations and stakeholder requirements, every business is faced with increasing complexity. David has the skill for unpicking the threads of complex challenges to identify the core issues and coaching business leaders to focus on the crucial actions that will support success.