David is the Regional Director Asia-Pacific for CFR Global Executive Search, Practice Leader for the Government and Not-For-Profit Practice and is a Director in the JacksonStone and Partners business in New Zealand. He specializes in the Executive Search and Recruitment of Chief Executive Officers, general managers, and other senior positions in Central and Local Government and Not-For-Profit sectors. David works with the New Zealand Government and the New Zealand State Service Commission on these appointments. He has most recently assisted with the appointment of the Clerk of the House New Zealand Parliament, Chief Ombudsman, Deputy Controller and Auditor General, Assistant Clerk of the House New Zealand Parliament, Chief Parliamentary Counsel of New Zealand Parliament, Deputy State Services Commissioner, Chief Executive of Ministry of Culture and Heritage, five Chief Executives in the New Zealand Health system, four local government Chief Executives and a number of second tier positions in Central and Local Government.
Area of specialization: Chief Executive, General Management, Human Resources, Communications and Public Relations, Public, Private, Government and Not-For Profit Sectors.
Industry Experience: 19 years
Government Clients include: New Zealand Government, State Services Commission, Ministries of Health, Justice, Culture and Heritage, Business Innovation and Employment, and Foreign Affairs and Trade.
Not-For-Profit and others include: New Zealand Police Association, Retail New Zealand, Save the Children, Volunteer Service Abroad, CEO Plumbers, Gasfitters and Drainlayers Board, Tourism New Zealand, GS1 New Zealand.