David is a partner at Ernst & Young Advisory Pte. Ltd. in Singapore who is seasoned in digital operations and intelligent automation. He leads intelligent automation services in Southeast Asia, overseeing the development of EY robotics capabilities and leading automation projects for key clients across the region.
With vast experience in leading global transformation and automation programs, David has advised clients from a range of industries, including power and utilities, manufacturing, automotive, food and beverage, telecom, fast-moving consumer goods, financial services and industrial products. Originally from the UK, he has been based in Asia-Paciﬁc for many years, primarily in Mumbai, Shanghai, Manila and Hong Kong. He is a Chartered Management Accountant (CGMA) and holds an MA in International Relations from the University of London.
How David is building a better working world
David is building a better working world by helping companies to answer this question — how do you ensure your organization is automating intelligently? He works with organizations across a range of industries to address this question, helping them to transform their operating models using smart technologies, such as robotic process automation and machine learning. Leveraging his background in global business services, he focuses on the commercial, organizational, process and risk dimensions of major automation programs.
David is especially interested in how the AI and automation revolution will impact organizations, governments and communities across Asia-Paciﬁc.