Since taking responsibility for three Youth Trainees back in 1988 as an Operations Manager, David has gone on to work in, and headed up, a number of corporate L&D teams and HR functions. Organisations include Distribution, Retail, Financial and Public Sector. He completed his Masters specialising in CPD. David joined the CIPD in 2014, where he is part of the L&D Content team with a national and international remit. David also has a background in lean and has worked as a Lean Engineer. Passionate about learning and exploiting all aspects of CPD.