David is an experienced executive coach who specializes in working with leaders and teams in the tech space to level up EQ and create connection for high performance. He understands that love is good for business – love for the mission, love for the work and love for other team members. It is the fuel that drives high performing teams to successful, aligned action.
After founding and participating at the C-level in multiple tech companies, David transitioned into designing and delivering leadership development and team development programs. For over a decade, David has been co-creating intentional change from startups to tech giants such as eBay, Adobe, and Cisco, specializing in raising emotional intelligence in high I.Q. environments. David’s ability to foster connection and effectiveness doesn’t just create high performing teams, it inspires happier and more fulfilled individuals.
David was trained and certified as a Co-Active® Coach by CTI, the world’s oldest and largest in-person coach training organization. When David is not coaching, he is usually at home in Napa with his two young sons, ninja play fighting, or making space for his lifelong mindfulness practice. Oh and the occasional glass of wine. He is Australian after all.