David is a family man, a husband, a father of 2 boys, multiple business owner who likes to try stay fit by cycling and on the odd occasion running when being chased. He has successfully built and self-funded two businesses from scratch and working on his third. He is the founder and owner of Participate Technologies, a technology service company. The business has supplied its services in over 11 countries to over 500 clients with reaching over 250 000 people. In 2016 David teamed up with his wife to launch an online retail business which distributes award winning international products for moms, babies and kids called Kids Cargo, already offering over 200 products.
Recently in 2018 with Lisa Illingworth, David co-founded Future Proof. Future Proof seeks to teach the youth the skills and behavioural competencies needed to start and run a business enabling them to build their own future.