David is the Managing Director of Smart ISO Systems & Smart Mentoring and is responsible for the Consultancy Practice’s trading ethics, survival and growth.
David’s personal experience spans more than 35 years as a Manager, Auditor and Consultant, specializing in Security, Quality, Health & Safety and Environmental systems; senior management consulting; and optimization of Client resources.
In the mid-90’s, he launched his own Consulting company - Smart Consultancy Services, later becoming Smart ISO Systems/Smart Mentoring, providing development, support, training, and consulting services to a number of companies around the world.
David is also a Lead Assessor for ISO 27001, ISO13485, ISO 9001, ISO29000, ISO17025, ISO14001 and OSHAS18001. His professional qualifications are; membership of the Chartered Institute Management (CIM), Chartered Quality Institute (CQI), the Institute of Leadership & Management (ILM) and the Association of Productivity Specialists.
Having traded in North America for around ten years David has gained a vast experience in dealing with the growth & survival issues experienced by Small to Medium sized enterprises (SME’s). He now employs these experiences back here in the UK to assist SME’s to overcome their skill shortfalls, by conducting business coaching, mentoring and training seminars to take them to the next level of their development.
A few examples of the types of areas he has assisted businesses with are; performance reviews, cash-flow projections, business valuations and the development of relational databases to speed up transactions and give a higher degree of control over their processes