David has driven transformational activities providing advanced technology in the multimedia industry since the transition to digital technology. He has driven aggressive top and bottom line growth as an executive in a number of leading communications technology companies around the world. Currently he is Vice President, Business Development, TV & Media at Ericsson based in Silicon Valley, USA.
David is also on the Board of Directors of the Ultra HD Forum. He was previously on the Board of the DASH Industry Forum and is past-President of the MPEG Industry Forum. David is also the only person to have ever been selected three times as one of the “Euro 50″ by Cable & Satellite Europe.
Prior to Ericsson David was a member of the executive team at Harmonic Inc and helped profitably grow revenues from less than $60m to over $500m when he left. David was previously Vice-President with TV/COM International and prior to that, Vice President at M/A-COM Linkabit (Hughes).