David is from Galway and his background is in Engineering. He graduated from NUIG in 1983 with a Degree in Manufacturing Technology. After graduating he worked for a year in Industry before deciding to complete an apprenticeship in Auto Mechanics. While completing his apprenticeship he studied for and completed the Institute of Automotive Engineer Assessors Course. David is a full member of The Institute of the Motor Industry, The Institute of Road transport Engineers, The Association internationale d’Experts en Automobile, and The Institute of Automotive Engineer Assessors.
He is one of the founding fathers of Assess Ireland and has held a number of key roles in the Company over the years.
In his spare time he enjoys Golfing , Cycling and Running.