David joined Fowler Welch in 2021, having taken his first accounting role in 1990 as a trainee for a pharmaceutical retailer. His career progression saw him tackle roles in a variety of sectors at Construction Contractor, NHS Trust and Texas Homecare. He later joined Dawson Rentals as Group Accountant before moving on to Accountant for their main operating divisions.
In this time he qualified as an Accountant with CIMA and continued to progress in his career moving to Hays in 1999 as Management Accountant. Through the changes of ownership he moved on with ACR Logistics and then Kuene & Nagel where he held various finance roles from Finance Controller, Divisional Finance Controller and took on significant responsibility as Finance Director for Contract Logistics. He was further promoted to Head of Controlling for Kuene & Nagel UK, taking on responsibility for the commercial control of what was a £1.6bn business.
David was heavily involved in the sale of the Contract Logistics business to XPO in 2020, moving across to work with them in January 2021 to ensure a seamless integration of the transferring business. From here, David joined Fowler Welch in mid 2021 as Finance Director.