B Town Planning (Hons)
David works closely with EG’s investment committee and Developments team in identifying key sites for acquisition and implementation of EG’s rezoning strategy.
With over 24 years’ experience in the profession with a strong statutory and strategic planning background, David has held senior leadership positions within both government and private practice. More recently he was a Director of Planning at CBRE and then with Knight Frank Australia.
He is highly effective in growing the company’s client base and was the principal planner on many successful large projects including mixed-use residential, commercial and industrial re-zonings/re-developments. Other client services have included due diligence investigations, asset portfolio advice, greenfield area planning, submissions to Government, and management of a diverse range of Development Applications.
Prior to joining the private sector, David worked in Local Government in north-western Sydney. He was involved in the planning of major urban release areas, large scale residential developments in addition to town centres’ such as Castle Hill, Norwest and Rouse Hill.
He brings a thorough understanding of local and State government approval processes and retains a thorough knowledge of State environmental planning legislation. He maintains excellent working relationships with many key decision makers in local Government.