David is a family man, a husband, a father of 2 boys, multiple business owner and tech junkie who likes to try stay fit by cycling and on the odd occasion running when being chased. His passion lies in people and solving problems.
He is enthusiastic about learning, acquiring new knowledge and skills.
David has successfully built and personally funded two businesses from scratch and working on his third. Participate Technologies is his first business, a technology service company supplying services to conference and events as well as supplying response technology to corporates, government, universities and schools.
In 2016 David teamed up with his wife to launch an online retail business which distributes award winning international products for moms, babies and kids called Kids Cargo, it already offers over 200 products.
Born out of his passion for kids and the future of South Africa in May 2018 with a business partner, David launched his third business FutureProof. This business seeks to teach the youth the skills needed to start and run their own businesses. The desire is to build the behavioural competencies for success in the youth of today enabling them to create their own futures.
David offers sound advice when it comes to problem solving, what works and what doesn’t in servicing customers, ensuring efficiency and effectiveness in business. He has personally surveyed and assisted in thousands of presentations in the last decade earning the title ‘presentologist’ as an expert in creating and delivering presentations.