Chair of Dundee Heritage Trust
Interim Chair of Dundee Heritage Trust
David was born in Dundee and went to school at Blackness Primary and Harris Academy before going on to university. A Chartered Surveyor by profession, he worked for a multi-national property advisory company at the Director level and now has his own consultancy operating UK-wide. His ancestry goes back over two hundred years in the city and includes forefathers who worked in the jute industry. David is also an accomplished polar adventurer, having skied to both the North and South Poles, and has taken part in several other remote area expeditions too. Consequently, he has a strong interest in and knowledge of polar history. He is also currently a Trustee of the Royal Scottish Geographical Society.