David started off as a freelance animator and then became a storyboard artist and animator whilst at Snapper Films which led to him directing a few TV title sequences from 1988-1990.
He started shooting commercials in 1991. David also shot a low budget short film called “Horseshoe” based on a Charles Bukowski poem about a dentist appointment, which was awarded the Prix Du Jury at Cannes in 1998.
The following year David made another short film called “La Comtesse De Castiglione” which was awarded the Prix Special – Lyceens Cinnessonne, Special Jury Prize – Odense, Best Experimental Short – Melbourne, Best Short Film – Pifan/Korea, Canal+Prize – Clermony Ferrand, and the Priz De Recherche – Clermont Ferrand.
Since joining RSA, David has worked on brands such as McDonalds, BT, Nike, Vodafone, Ikea, Telegraph, Braun, Citroen, Renault, Toyota, VW, Confused.com, Ford and HSBC.