David has over 30 years’ experience in the energy industry and joined Proserv in May 2018 as its chief executive officer, and became Chairman in July 2022. Prior to joining Proserv, David was CEO of JDR Cable Systems for three years. David has also held the position of UK president for Aker Solutions, leading a combination of Aker’s portfolio businesses across the subsea, topsides and engineering sectors. David started his career at FMC Technologies Inc and served with them for 29 years, latterly in Houston, as director of global subsea operations (2010-2013) and previously as managing director in the UK and as a member of the Eastern Hemisphere executive team. David has lived and worked across diverse international locations including France, Germany, Russia and the USA, involving significant travel across key global energy markets.