A leader in the family business consulting field and Executive Chairman of FINH, co-founding the company in 1994, David is an expert consultant to families in business. David has facilitated multi-generational meetings of family business stakeholders to guide families through complex and emotional family communication challenges. His objective is to empower those families to long-reaching and sustainable communication processes across both family and family business communication models.
David has worked extensively with family businesses across Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia, many of whom have transitioned into and beyond their second generations. By providing a process for the succession journey, David has assisted families to achieve measurable and specific outcomes.
David holds both Australian and International Accreditation in Family Business Advising with Family Business Australia and the Family Firm Institute. He also writes regularly for several publications on family business issues as well as providing commentary to some of Australia’s leading business publications including the Australian Financial Review. David is also a sought after speaker at South/SE Asian and Pacific industry events on all things family business.