David has held management and senior management positions at Rolls-Royce plc and Blackwood Hodge plc.
He was UK MD for a US Nasdaq company and carried out numerous acquisitions.
He went on to found, develop and float Invu plc, a UK document management software company.
He was CEO of TheySay Limited, a computational linguistics spinout from the University of Oxford.
Latterly he has engaged with companies that have a clear ethical and environmental vision focussing on sustainability.
David sees the OAK Network as completely consistent with these values.
He understands the challenges and issues in developing young technology start-ups.