David has over 30 years construction and home building industry experience in design and leadership roles. Currently Group Technical Director of Bellway Homes and Previously Executive Director of NHBC. He started his career in design and construction management as a Chartered Structural Engineer and Chartered Builder. He has been a Director of NHBC Building Control Services Ltd – the UK’s largest Approved Inspector, Managing Director of NHBC Services and a Director of one of the largest new online property portals. Whilst with NHBC he was central to many industry initiatives to promote new homes, improve construction quality and home owner satisfaction, and to reform construction standards and regulation.