David is a social economic history graduate from the University of the West of England, with over 25 years of experience in senior management positions within IT related industries. He provides considerable depth of technical knowledge combined with a high degree of business awareness and a long track record of successful projects.

During his career, David has obtained extensive experience working for start-up companies and developed multiple relationships in many different industries.

David originates from Bristol but has made Glasgow his home for the last 20 years. Therefore, he has a vast knowledge and understanding of the local marketplace and the way in which it operates. Furthermore, David has always been very hands-on with projects and can understand multiple different business requirements. He understands how businesses work, what kind of problems they face and the solutions needed to correct them.  

David has worked closely with Derek Rae to drive Compass as a leading solution within the ferry reservations market.