Speaker: Risk and Regulations 2020
Associate Director, Arup
David is a Chartered Fire Safety Engineer and leads the London fire team in Arup. The team consists of a group of over 30 fire engineers and is part of the wider Arup fire practice consisting of over 100 fire engineers across 9 offices in the UK and over 200 fire engineers worldwide.
He has worked at Arup since 2000 and specialises in the fire safety design of a range of buildings in the design, construction and operational stages. David has particular experience in high rise residential and commercial design and is passionate about driving up levels of safety beyond the minimum standards required for regulatory compliance.
David acts as an Expert Witness on the fire safety of facades in residential buildings, regulatory compliance, defect remediation and dispute resolution.
He has also worked abroad with Arup in Sydney, Brisbane, Perth and Hong Kong and so brings this global expertise to his current role.