A political science and history graduate from Victoria University, David joined New Zealand Home Loans in 2003. He had been in South Africa for 23 years, meeting wife, Karen, in Johannesburg.
Their son, Matthew, was also born in the republic.
A qualified pilot of single-engined aircraft, David lived in lighthouses with his family as a child and is a book collector, favouring Africana and world history. He has coached football, loves to fish, has been involved in karate for three decades and has served as president of Toastmasters.
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