David was born and educated in Yorkshire and trained by two nationally known companies. He has a strong commercial background with many years experience at financial director level in small, medium and large enterprises together with “coal face” experience in running businesses.

He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants and a Chartered Global Management Accountant and moved to Guernsey in 1989, initially as a consultant for an international business followed by many years as a freelance accountant servicing clients in the Channel Islands, the UK and overseas.