David joined Alex Kaar in 2022 as an Associate supporting Senior Partner, Frank Fucile and Managing Partner, Chris Karagounis in providing thorough executive search, talent mapping, and broader support across candidate and client interactions.
David commenced his professional career as an Aviation Pilot working for two Australian Airlines. In his role, he worked as a First Officer based out of Tasmania and Perth, flying to various destinations around Australia. Prior to the pandemic, David returned to study where he completed his Commerce degree at the University of Western Australia.
Throughout his studies David has worked in marketing roles supporting not-for-profit organisations and the mining industry. David was responsible for marketing strategy and branding development, PR, communications and events.
After graduating from UWA, David commenced his career in Executive Search and acts as a key liaison point with clients and candidates, supporting and facilitating research and search appointment processes.
Outside of Alex Kaar, David is an avid swimmer spending much of his summers down on the Mornington Peninsula. He is also a follower of the AFL having played in the VAFA previously, nowadays choosing sports with less contact including cycling and squash.