Director of Capital Development

David has spent most of his career working in the private sector delivering project, cost and risk management services to the public and private healthcare sectors. His particular expertise is in ‘front end’ delivery having spent the first years of his career as a Building Economist. David is responsible for all aspects of Capital Development from inception through to operational commissioning

David joined Essentia after a 37 year career with Aecom (formerly Davis Langdon) where he started as a graduate. During his career, David has worked across the entire healthcare sector, both in the UK and internationally, successfully delivering major projects as well as programmes of work. His focus is strategic and aimed at setting the conditions for successful delivery. David holds an Honours Degree in Building Economics and is a Member of the Association for Project Management.