About me

As Director of Engineering, at AO.com, I turn budget into business value through building empowered product teams and leaders executing a clear strategy, vision and purpose. I am an executive, servant leader and engineer.

A trained ILM7 Executive Coach I have both benefitted from the experiences of others and helped them along their journey.

I also organise a leadership meetup Tech Leaders North West (UK) empowering leaders by giving them the tools and practices to builder better teams and have better conversations.

Mentoring Topics

  • Difficult Conversations
  • Organisational design
  • Stakeholder relations
  • Giving feedback
  • Getting promoted
  • Changing roles
  • Product
  • Scaling


English - English

Country: United Kingdom Timezone: Europe/London

Reviews for David

16.November 2021

Hi David,

thank you for the fantastic session today and your time. I highly value your expertise and input during our time, helping me greatly to move my startup ahead.

In particular your practical tips will save me many months, if not years of time. And your input about culture, optimization, and mindset will have a lasting impact on my work.

I wish you all the best!

Best, Max

17.September 2021

Hi David,

The session was useful from my point of view. Feedback:

1. Easy to communicate with.

2. Straight to the point.

3. Communicates from his own experience.

4. Provides alternative suggestions.

After this session I have couple of things to try out