About me

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Degree in business law, MBA, business developer, marketing strategist, diversity enthusiast, consultant, coach, speaks and writes

A warm welcome!

I am David, a senior business development consultant with over 20 years of experience in the German and European professional services and legal industry. An avid diversity advocate, speaker, coach and author. I am based in Bavaria, near Munich, and with my own business which I founded in 2020 I work in Germany and European-wide.

What I do

Business development and strategic marketing for professional services and business law firms

With my managerial business development experience in the professional services sector, I can help you grow your business, better understand your clients and market your capabilities nationally and internationally. I can be your on-demand strategic adviser, an additional pair of hands for your team, your project manager or your sounding board for fresh marketing ideas.

See my business development and marketing services.

Beratung, Coaching und Vorträge Diversity and inclusion consulting, coaching and speaking

In my DI work I focus on various facets around the business case and the successful implementation of diversity and inclusion matters, with an emphasis on LGBT+ and in particular transidentity in the workplace. I can help you or your business with lectures, trainings and group or individual coachings.

See my DI services.

Jobs I had in the past include

Head of Business Development Germany, BD Lead Europe
Ashurst LLP, 2018 – 2019

Senior Business Development Manager, DACEE Lead Client Solutions
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, 2012 – 2018

Business Development Manager (Head of Division)
Beiten Burkhardt, 2010 – 2012

International Business Development Manager
CMS Hasche Sigle, 2007 – 2010

Selected organizations I worked with

Arendt & Medernach | ARQIS Rechtsanwälte | CMS Hasche Sigle / CMS Legal Services | Dentons | Deutsche Telekom | European Cyclists’ Foundation | Eversheds Sutherland (Germany) | Fragomen | Friedrich Graf von Westphalen | HLB International | Norton Rose Fulbright | Vodafone | Wagensonner Rechtsanwälte | Women in Exhibitions Network (WEN) | Worldline Global | VPBG Advogados

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