Coach / Facilitator and Innovation Practioner
Dave is passionate about developing innovation within organizations and achieves this through a combination of coaching, facilitating and training. Dave’s corporate career in Marketing and Business Development has spanned a wide variety of categories and industry segments including prescription pharmaceuticals, consumer FMCG and consumer healthcare. He has a track record of developing strategic and marketing plans, developing and launching products, delivering strategies for entry into new markets across Africa, the Middle East and Turkey, and working on global teams in category management and innovation. Dave discovered the power of innovation whilst working at Pfizer Consumer Health Care where was tasked with developing an innovation ethos across the organization. The phenomenal results from this initiative inspired Dave to develop a practice through which he can help individuals and organizations to drive their performance to new levels through innovation. Dave holds a BA, HED (Stellenbosch), Post Graduate Certificate in Coaching Practice (i-coach academy, Stellenbosch University) and is a Certified Professional Facilitator (International Association of Facilitators). Dave is a member of COMENSA and the International Association of Facilitators.