Dave is the Executive Director of Executive Interim Management (EIM – www.eim.com.au), a firm that provides clients with senior executives on an interim basis to meet a wide range of business challenges. Dave is also the founder and director of ADAPT (www.adaptcpc.com.au), an executive search firm which specialises on key permanent executive leadership appointments for businesses across Australasia.
Prior to this, Dave spent most of his career with a global FTSE listed professional services business running their Australian operations and was a founder of their business based in the Middle East. Prior, he commenced his career working in consumer goods in marketing management appointments with Unilever PLC. Dave has extensive experience partnering and supporting a range of businesses at both board advisory and their C-Suite / senior executive leadership appointments.
Born in Melbourne, married to Annie with 3 daughters, Dave is actively involved in the community sitting on the board of the school committee, is an active advocate and member of the women in football steering committee at the Old Xaverian FC.
In addition, ADAPT and EIM are corporate supporters to FightMND (www.fightmnd.com.au), a not for profit group based in Melbourne raising funds and awareness for Motor Neurone Disease. He also is a founding member of the Executive Leadership Forum supporting the Hawthorn Football Club (HFC) where he provides counsel for elite athletes transitioning to the commercial workforce.
Dave holds a double degree from Monash University in Victoria, with honours in Marketing, and is a member of Hawthorn FC, Old Xaverian FC and the Peninsula Kingswood Country Golf Club.