Dave has worked in start-ups, investment banking, academia and as an expert witness. Dave has also worked as a consulting software engineer for a number of start-ups, providing interim management skills, implementation of development process, design and architecture and hands-on engineering. Dave was a founder and CTO of zoomf.com the UK's first vertical search engine in the property space (acquired by Trinity Mirror PLC in 2008). He was CTO of FromCounsel.com, a legal tech startup that provides corporate legal intelligence services to top law firms. At Sainsbury’s Argos Dave provides insight and direction into the Research and Development of AI, reporting directly to the Retail CTO.
Outside of work, Dave likes playing the bass guitar, bartering with his 3 sons for time on his PS4 and attempting to learn Mandarin. Dave holds a PhD in computer science from University College London and a BSc in physics from Imperial College London.