David is a Partner of de Blonk Smith Young, accountants and business advisers. He has over 20 years commercial, consulting and taxation experience. This experience has been gained from associations with public practices and private and publicly listed entities for which he has performed the roles of consultant, financial controller, company secretary and proper authority holder.
David has led and participated in multi-disciplinary teams undertaking a wide range of planning and development projects. His consulting clients have included private businesses, state government agencies, local government authorities, universities, research organisations, community associations, cooperatives and public companies.
Industries in which David has worked include tourism, agriculture, property development, education, professional services, transport, government, research & development, finance and retail.
David’s focus is on developing sustainable businesses, with his areas of specialisation including:
- Business reviews
- Strategic and business planning
- Business case development
- Feasibility assessments
- Independent facilitation