David’s’ earlier background was in research and development. David has a track record in attracting funding from commercial, government and EU sources. His research work is widely published and he has written 2 books.

David is a graduate of Imperial College and obtained his PhD from Imperial College at Wye.

David sits on the Industry Steering Group of the University of Oxford Doctoral Training Programme, on the Board of the NIHR HTC ‘Enteric’ based at Queen Marys and Barts London, on the  KSS AHSN Improvement and Living Well for Longer Boards and on the National KTN Industry Advisory group representing MedilinkUK.