David is a strategy, communications and capacity-building professional with over 15 years’ experience providing strategic communications, data-driven strategy, crisis communications, public affairs and media relations.
Working on a range of strategic, marketing and communications projects, David has built high performing communications teams for global organisations such as Expo 2020 Dubai, and has led public affairs campaigns for the UK aviation sector, UK tourism strategy and the establishment of the “GREAT” national branding campaign.
More recently David worked on Expo 2020 Dubai as strategic communications lead . David was responsible for building a world class crisis communications capability, and planning and implementing international communications campaigns to achieve global awareness in 80 target markets. David was also responsible for safeguarding the reputation of the event and the host country, handling reputation-defining moments.
David holds a degree in Modern History from the University of Oxford.