Prior to joining QA, David spent 20 years working initially as an online banking developer before moving into cyber security in the banking sector including Penetration Testing (hacking). David then started performing internal investigations within the bank and developed digital forensics skills. He then joined his local police force as a Digital Evidence Recovery Officer, gaining more training to specialise in a digital forensic role.

David now specialises in delivering courses across our Offensive Security portfolio, teaching security specialists how attackers operate in order to better defend their assets.

Specialist areas: Digital Forensics, Ethical Hacking, Malware Analysis, Open Source Intelligence, National Cybercrime programme.