A Chartered Accountant and Registered Company Auditor with the Australian Securities and Investments Commission. David began his professional career in Hobart at a local accounting firm before heading to Melbourne and then the United Kingdom before returning to Tasmania in 2004.
Currently David is the Audit Partner at BDO in Tasmania and works across a range of clients from large private companies to not for profit entities and the Tasmanian government.
He served on the board of the Tasmanian Rugby Union for a number of years and was nominated for National Volunteer of the Year in 2010. He currently serves as the Treasurer of the Australia China Business Council Tasmania Branch, a position he has held for the past 12 months.