David has over two decades of multinational work experience in increasingly senior strategy and communications roles. His broad experience includes leadership in commercial marketing, strategy, risk management, government affairs, health economics, business planning and corporate affairs. He is a trusted thought leader and strategist. Core strengths include C-suite stakeholder engagement across regulators, payors, industry opinion leaders, academic think tanks; economic analysis and commercial tactical planning.
David’s healthcare areas of experience include cardiology, oncology, genetic testing, immunology, neuroscience, orthopaedics, nephrology, infection control, osteoporosis, pain management, cold relief and smoking cessation. He has worked in both a multinational global head office as well as Australia and has been involved in commercial dealings with hospitals, allied health clinics, government and insurers. He has substantial experience in medical devices and the pharmaceutical industry - for example he previously held roles at Pfizer, Astra Zeneca and Glaxo Smith Kline. With a strong history of proactively building strategic partnerships with healthcare stakeholders, David is well placed to advise on business growth strategies.
David holds a Bachelor of Commerce and Masters of Commerce, from the University of New South Wales and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Technology, Sydney. He is also a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
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