David Fotheringham


David brings an extensive range of operational integration skills having been both an executive and a consultant to local and global enterprises across a variety of industries including broadcasting, publishing and distribution, professional and financial services.

Some of David’s previous roles include Chief Financial and Operations Officer for both a listed broking firm and a $1B Credit Union. David has overseen multiple strategic change programs including business restructure, divestment, mergers and acquisitions.

Prior to these roles David spent six years in London as an independent consultant working on a range of divestment and acquisition projects for various Alternative Investment Market listed businesses, as well as assignments for The Economist and BBC Worldwide. David also played a significant role in the restructuring of BBC World.

David has professional qualifications in Accounting, Corporate Governance, Project Management and Finance and has acted as both a Responsible Officer and Executive within financial services, stockbroking and banking.

He has participated and chaired various committees including Corporate Investment, Credit Committee, Asset and Liability Committee, Compliance Committees and Operational Risk Committees. This experience brings valuable insight and support for those businesses seeking to enhance their corporate governance capability.

David’s experience has enabled Seaview Consulting to broaden its strategic consulting offer to include integration and implementation services for operational and change management initiatives, mentoring support for executives, additional strategic business advice capability and through our licensing of a globally recognised strategic implementation process we are now able to offer an even more comprehensive service designed to meet the challenges of building and maintaining a sustainable business.