With over 30 years experience, David started his career as an engineer within the manufacturing sector and studied for a HND in Mechanical Engineering. It was during this time he moved into the materials handling industry. He worked for 15 years with Transnorm Systems and the Swisslog group and held the position of Head of Sales for Transnorm UK. David is passionate about automation and the opportunities that exist by bringing together quality mechanical systems with intelligent controls and software. Outside of work David enjoys the countryside, field sports and jazz music.