David is Chief Executive and co-founder of Macquarie Telecom Group and has been a director since 16 July 1992. He is responsible for overseeing the general management and strategic direction of the Group and is actively involved in the Group’s participation in regulatory issues.
He is a member of the Australian School of Business Advisory Council at the University of NSW and was a member of the Australian Government’s B20 Leadership Group. David holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree at the University of NSW.
In 2011, the Australian Telecommunication Users Group awarded David the Charles Todd Medal for leadership in the telecom industry. In 2018 at the 12th Annual ACOMM telecom industry awards, David received the highest award, Australian Communications Ambassador.
Most recently Macquarie Telecom Group took double gold at the annual World Communications Awards 2020. The company received the award for the best Customer Experience and David won CEO of the Year.
David is also part of the Australian Federal Government's Cyber Security Industry Advisory Committee to guide implementation of the 2020 Cyber Security Strategy.