David is an experienced entrepreneur with a background in finance, marketing and in delivering business growth.
He is now Group Managing Director and founder shareholder in The Una Group Ltd with companies spanning commercial property, business support services, technology and environmental services. They have recently built a 3.5 MW energy from waste plant in Plymouth with a series of larger projects in development and are shareholders in Burts Chips – the premium crisp manufacturer.
His business philosophy is – have fun, make some money and do some good!
He is passionate about his city’s success and sits on Plymouth Growth Board, (where he is on both the Economic Strategy sub group and Digital steering group), is Vice Chair of Devon Chamber of Commerce, an Independent Committee Member of Plymouth College of Art, an Advisory Board member for Common Purpose, a trustee of HeartSWell cardiac support charity & Chairman of the Springboard investment fund.
He was also delighted to Chair the group that helped deliver the Amercia’s Cup World Series sailing event in Plymouth in 2011. He is married with 4 sons, lives in Saltash and enjoys sailing, walking, cycling, squash and time with the family.
Favourite film: Lord of the Rings
First car: Austin 1100 called Limey
Favourite City: Barcelona or Sydney
Favourite food: Italian
events and training
events and training
South West Skills Conference 2018
We would like to invite you to register to attend the 2018 South West Skills Conference which will be held on Friday 19th January at the McMillan Theatre in Bridgwater,...
Preparing your business for the digital future - Your Digital Toolkit for 2018
In conjunction with Plymouth City Council Join us at this inspiring event and benefit from a morning filled with thought-provoking ideas, digital trends and useful tips and tools! Delivered...
City College @ Networking Plus
Enjoy one of our premier networking events, where delegates can hear from our sponsors City College Plymouth about the number of different ways the College can support your business and...