David is the CEO & Regional Managing Partner of EY in Oceania. David is also a member of EY’s Asia Pacific Operating Executive, EY’s Global Practice Group and the Champions of Change coalition.
David leads a purposeful and inclusive organisation of over 600 partners and 9,000 people across Australia, New Zealand, Fiji and Papua New Guinea providing assurance, tax, transaction, strategic, technology and business consulting services.
Prior to becoming CEO, David was the Managing Partner for EY’s 900-strong Strategy & Transactions Service Line, a role he held for 5 years, and prior to this led the EY Oceania Infrastructure Advisory team, having joined EY in 2003 as one of the founding members of what is now a 200-strong market-leading team.
With more than 25 years’ experience as a lead advisor in the infrastructure sector, David has advised public and private clients on infrastructure transactions in Australia, Asia and Europe and has held roles across banking, project finance and corporate development in Australia, Europe and North America.