David holds both a Bachelor of Engineering (Hons, Elec) and a Masters of Business Administration and is a Registered Professional Engineer in Queensland. He has over thirty years’ experience in the electricity distribution industry and most recently has consulted to the government and renewable sector in Australia. His utility experience includes engineering design, SCADA, network operations, project management and accountability for an AUD 1 billion infrastructure program. David has previously consulted to the electricity industry in Indonesia and Vietnam.

David is a senior member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), has previously served on the Australian CIGRE C2 Committee and was a member of the International Electricity Infrastructure Assurance Forum.