David is a consultant and trusted advisor to a wide range of clients on Private Equity and Impact investments. He works with long-term Trusts, Family Offices, Wealth Managers, Private Equity Funds, and private investors; providing support for the complex processes of assessing, accessing, and managing investment portfolios. He has a special interest in the practical application of “ESG” and responsible investment governance and on the opportunities in New Zealand for environmental and social impact investment.
David’s early career was as an operating Manager and CEO in NZ and Australian consumer goods and internet engineering sectors. He was a Private Equity portfolio manager with The Guardians of NZ Superannuation and currently serves as Chair of Envirostrat Ltd and is a Director of Carbon Crop Ltd and 4am Consulting Ltd. He studied Engineering and Management and is a graduate of Massey University and AGSM University of NSW.