Dave has worked in the financial services industry for nearly 40 years. Dave is a highly experienced, Gold TAP-accredited training professional and specialises in training design and facilitation.
With proven retail and business banking experience in the areas of sales, credit risk, debt consolidation, and restructuring, Dave has nearly 40 years experience in financial services.
He has hands-on lending experience with a top UK bank, is fully ACIB qualified. His TAP diploma was completed through The Training Foundation in association with the University of Chester in the UK.
Prior to moving into training and coaching, Dave worked for Barclays for over 30 years, moving into management initially in retail/consumer lending, and then into the SME business market and corporate lending as a corporate relationship director. Dave is skilled at quickly adapting levels where appropriate to retain audience engagement and make training interactive (and enjoyable).
His training successes include undertaking a full training-needs analysis for a Middle East bank in Qatar, then designing and delivering training around credit skills development and sales and cross-sales performance. He has delivered training globally, including in the UK, Germany, Kenya, Nigeria, Qatar, Oman and the United Arab Emirates.