Worldwide President Consumer Branding, The Brand Union
Dave has over 27 years of brand design experience.
Formerly the UK Chairman of the Brand Union, he was promoted to Worldwide President Consumer Branding. In his new role he is client champion for several of the Brand Union’s key global accounts including Reckitt Benckiser, GSK, Kraft Foods and SABMiller.
Dave has developed bespoke methodologies in consumer branding to understand the value of visual brand equity and trend mapping.
Brands he has directed include Peroni Nastro Azzurro (leading the rebranding strategy to Nastro Azzurro in Italy and Peroni in international markets) plus extensive experience in LATAM with SABMiller. More recently he has led the creative direction of 11 of Reckitt Benckiser’s Powerbrands.
Dave has a BA (Hons) degree in graphic design from Newcastle and is an executive member of the Marketing Society and D&AD. He has also won several DBA IDEA awards.
His interests outside of work include Scuba diving, molecular mixology, cooking and inventing things.