Before joining Nous David was the Asia Pacific managing director of a global travel business, and he previously held senior executive roles at Qantas and Helloworld. He currently advises start-ups and is a sought-after speaker on technology and service and their impact on customer interactions and job roles in the service industries of the future. He is also a strong supporter of diversity and chairs a tourism and hospitality industry initiative, Force for Good, which works to increase senior executive opportunities for women.
David still considers himself new-to-Melbourne and is enjoying exploring it with his family and experiencing major sporting and other events. He likes running and swimming and spending time outside.