David is one of the founding contributors of Engineers Without Borders Canada (EWB). He worked four years in Africa as a private sector development consultant and as EWB’s Director of Southern African Programs. He has consulted for dozens of African based companies, non-profits and governments in the countries of Zambia, Malawi, Zimbabwe, Tanzania, Kenya and Ghana in the agriculture; food processing; water and sanitation; and mobile applications sectors.
Currently, David works as a strategy consultant for one of Canada’s largest wireless companies. He is also a co-founder of Ethical Ocean, an e-commerce marketplace for the worlds top fair-trade, eco-friendly and sweatshop free products.
David holds a degree in engineering and a minor in entrepreneurship from the University of Calgary. He is also an MBA candidate from Said Business School at the University of Oxford. Recently, David was recognized as one of the Top 40 Alumni in the History of the University of Calgary.