David's primary responsibilities are in the day-to-day operation of the network, including design, service delivery and tier-3 support.
David maintains relationships with members of the network, vendor technical staff and other research and education networks.
David joined REANNZ from Datacom where he managed a team designing and implementing tools for the management of enterprise systems. Before that, David worked at Telecom Advanced Solutions and as a network and security consultant for a variety of organisations. He was involved in the architecture and delivery of the global network for the New Zealand Dairy Board prior to the Fonterra merger.
David graduated from Victoria University with degrees in criminology and social policy.