David brings a wealth of business development expertise within Supply Chain and Logistics operations, having undertaken logistical roles across a variety of industries. David's logistics career started in the late 80’s when he was appointed Head of Logistics for a specialist construction company, coordinating construction projects within Europe, North Africa and South America. Since then David has held positions as General Manager for a food packaging and distribution company, Managing Director of a European subsidiary for European Telecom Plc, Head of Supply Chain for Orange Broadband and Contract Logistics Director for Uti World Wide Inc. He has been a member of the Institute of Logistic & Transport since 1987.
David has worked with SME through to global companies such a Vodafone, Estee Lauder, Orange, Balfour Beatty, Nokia, France Telecom, Phillips, Nike, BT, Laura Ashley, Ford, Siemens, The Body Shop to name but a few. David’s no-nonsense practical approach to supply chain and logistical operations enables him to translate concepts and business development strategies into tangible results whilst at the same time creating effective frameworks of operations for lasting relationships and commercial success.
During his career David has developed numerous added value initiatives and designed solutions for companies ranging from outsourced contract packaging, advanced inventory control, track & trace, reverse logistics, e-commerce, new product launch and facility design to CRM operations.