David Dryden

BSc(Hons) CEng MCIBSE FConsE

Chairman, Partner

+65 6911 2600

Based in our Singapore office, David Chairs the Partnership.

Having been Cundall's Managing Partner from 2002 – 2014, David is now Chairman of the Partnership. David’s leadership helped transform Cundall from a regional firm into an industry leading international business. He continues his role as a Partner and focuses on the further expansion of our international business while supporting our continued development and success of our world leading Critical Systems team.

Born in Zimbabwe, David came to the UK to study at Southampton University and joined Cundall in 1983 from a contracting background. He became a partner in 1989. With over 40 years’ experience across a wide range of projects, ranging from corporate headquarters and government buildings to mixed-use developments. David is well acquainted with the management and design procedures needed to ensure the successful completion of complex projects. He continues to bring his probing and challenging style to some of the practice’s multi-disciplinary projects. His particular areas of expertise include critical electrical power systems and power electronics systems.

As well as being a keen rugby fan David enjoys cycling (including to work), boating and scuba diving.


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Cundall's global project guidebook, detailing our international experience across all sectors and services.

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Our people sit at the very heart of what we do at Cundall. Our mission is to provide great opportunities for great people, create fantastic built environments and leave a positive legacy for our communities.

It is the knowledge and expertise of our people which helps us to do this; our commitment to recruiting and nurturing great talent is what has made us successful for the last 40 years and it remains critical to our future plans.

At Cundall, we place special importance on our early careers professionals (graduates, apprentices, interns and more), understanding that they are the future of our business and the key to our long-term, sustainable growth. 

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Cundall's expertise extends to all major markets, so we have a deep understanding of the specific issues, constraints and opportunities facing our clients' market sectors.

Our team of creative engineers draw on our accumulated knowledge to devise the best possible solutions for your project in a fully integrated and cost-effective way.

About us

Established in the UK 40 years ago, Cundall has developed into an international multi-disciplinary consultancy operating from over 20 locations across the globe.