David holds an Honours Degree in Geology from Edinburgh University and a Masters Degree in Geothermal Energy from the Engineering Science Department of the University of Auckland in New Zealand.

He brings over 7 years of experience across a range of environmental disciplines both in New Zealand and the UK. David has experience working in contaminated land risk assessment and remediation, environmental auditing and compliance monitoring, environmental due diligence, and environmental / industrial permitting.

David has applied his experience and project management skills to a wide variety of projects over the years including the redevelopment of a retired coal and gas fired power station, major commercial developments sited on former landfill sites in Auckland, managing a multi-year scope of works auditing environmental compliance of transmission substations, and managing and air quality monitoring network for a data centre provider with centres around London and Manchester.