David graduated from The University of Edinburgh in Business Studies and qualified as a chartered accountant with Ernst & Young and then spent 5 years in the E&Y corporate finance team and joined Beltrae as a Director in February 2005.
David has been specialising in Mergers & Acquisitions since 2000 and has completed circa 90 transactions in a combination of sales, acquisitions & MBO's, including some recent major transactions such as the sale of Avoca, Relay Software and several acquisitions by Learning Pool.
David is a Non-Executive Director on the board of a number of companies, including:
Brookvent Holdings Ltd
Chef Investments Ltd
The University of Edinburgh
Activities & Affiliations
David is a keen golfer and an active member of Malone Golf Club. He was an active hockey player for his university and played for Instonians for many years where he now coaches the juniors.