David has been in the events industry for over 20 years, working in the business travel, meetings and leisure travel sectors. Starting his career in sales at the Business Travel Show, he has launched business travel and technology exhibitions, conferences, awards and networking events across the globe. Most recently he created Business Travel iQ, an online information, research and insight portal which is used by thousands of travel managers globally daily.
He currently heads up the Business Travel, Meetings and technology portfolio for Centaur Media.
His most recent event was the hugely successful 2018 Meetings Show in Olympia in June which he took responsibility for 9 months prior.
He was an associate director for the Institute of Travel & Meetings from 2011 to 2013.