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.