In the first ten years of his career, David worked on the family farm in the mid north of South Australia. He then completed a business degree at the University of South Australia as a mature-aged student.
After completing studies at the University of South Australia, David worked for one of Australia’s largest seafood retailers, selling product within Australia and subsequently into Europe. He later held a role as Sales Manager for a division of AWA that serviced mining and transport companies, before joining the Century Group as General Manager. He is presently Managing Director and controlling shareholder of the Century Group.
In his current role, David has been responsible for reshaping a traditional manufacturing business, and expanding Century through developing high-level capability and new markets within the organisation, and also expanding the group by business acquisition. The Century Group now provides a diverse range of general engineering solutions and water treatment services to infrastructure and utility markets in Australia.