David graduated in Mathematical Statistics and Operational Research and spent a year in the City before going to RADA and training as an actor. After 5 years as a professional actor he worked as a video, CD-ROM and elearning designer and producer, for clients including the NHS Executive, the then Department of Environment, the Patent Office, Goldman Sachs, and BP.
As a facilitator and coach he brings his experience as an actor and salesman to empowering people to communicate more effectively. His work as a facilitator includes courses on Team Building, Sales, Negotiation, Coaching, Presentation, Feedback and Customer Experience. Clients include Santander, Lloyds Banking Group, Studio Canal, Odeon Cinemas, and Oxford Health NHS Trust.
To give you a flavour of David’s expertise, here’s a snapshot of some of the projects that David has been involved with since joining the team:
- Co-facilitating the Siemens Customer Experience Programme for new graduates
- The delivery of a range of Sales Training Group sessions
- 1-2-1 coaching and call shadowing for the RAC’s Outbound Call Centre Team
- Taking the role of Sales Coach for Arval’s Sales Simulations.
Favourite food: Sushi, South Indian, Thai, Chinese, Greek … as long as its food
Favourite place: Beach, cold drink and Sunday times
Childhood ambition: to be a vet