Judge, 2015 Global Finals (UNC) Regional Finals

David has over twenty-five years of business experience and expertise, mostly as a serial CEO and entrepreneur, having founded, run, bought and sold several companies in Europe and the USA. In the 80’s David founded DIP, a pioneer in PDA technology. Additionally, he has held leadership roles in Argogroup, a mobile telecoms test provider; Insignia Solutions, a JVM innovator; Phoenix Technologies, the BIOS company and Psion, the company behind the Symbian platform.

David is a partner in CEO Collaborative Forum, a Barcelona-based network of over 100 European growth company leaders; and in Little Venice Partners, a London firm that advises on transformative financial transactions. He also serves on the boards of Moravia in the Czech Republic and Wadaro in the UK.

An enthusiast of finance, he has published a book on entrepreneurial finance with Professor Heinrich Liechtenstein of IESE, entitled Getting Between the Balance Sheets.

David holds a Bachelors of Science degree from King’s College, London and an MBA from INSEAD. A British national who speaks fluent French and German, he is based out of London, UK and Annecy, France.