David joined Placefirst as CEO in February 2020, leading on the next phase of the company’s ambitious growth. In just under 4 years, Placefirst has become recognised as an award-winning leader of the single-family rental sector, expanding to over 1500 homes. In the coming years Placefirst will deliver over 12,500 homes, as a key partner of local authorities across the UK.

An expert in his field, David brings 40 years’ experience in the property and construction sectors to the board. As a thought leader in the single-family space, David is well versed in all stages of a neighbourhood timeline, offering expertise in delivering exceptional communities of quality rental homes, that bring positive economic and social impact to local areas.