David has a long involvement in innovation policy and the film industry, working in senior executive positions in state and federal governments. He is an experienced board member with a strong policy and stakeholder focus. He has been Chair of Docklands Studios Melbourne since 2016, President of Film Victoria since 2020 and advises Melbourne University’s (VCA) School of Film and Television. David was recently Director, Business Strategy at Monash University and is Chair of ASX-listed manufacturer Amaero International.