What We Do

Minerva Strategy is a specialist in the intersection between geopolitics and business. Our unique approach, informed by deep geopolitical experience and informed market contacts, helps you find the signal from amongst the noise.

We have incredibly well-developed networks and intelligence gathering, but most importantly, we have the intellectual horsepower to create clear and incisive insights to help you understand your world.

  • We undertake consulting projects focused on your business and geopolitical environment.
  • We speak at events & conferences, providing insight and analysis of global events and what to expect.
  • We produce bespoke pieces of analysis & intelligence as required by your organization as well as regular newsletters, blogs, and articles of interest in the national media.
Minerva Strategy

Minerva Leadership

David is an International Coaching Federation (ICF) accredited Executive Coach and leadership facilitator. He provides a unique perspective from his work in the ultimate crucible of leadership: global politics, geopolitics, and international relations.

He also has extensive experience working in senior executive roles in Fortune 100 multinational corporations, where he led national, regional, and global teams.

During this time, David was involved in the most pressured situations at the highest executive levels, including a highly controversial hostile takeover, the activities of two major activist investors (Nelson Peltz, Bill Ackman), strategic organizational changes, and complex multi-billion dollar transformations.

David uses his experiences and deep empathy for the myriad challenges and dilemmas facing leaders to help them drive their own complex organisations forward.

In addition to his Graduate Degree (University of Manchester (BA Hons), Politics & Modern History), David also studied at the world-renowned Henley Business School (Financial Times Top 10 for Executive Education), where he was awarded a Post Graduate Qualification in Neuroscience & Psychology.

David has extensive experience working with C-Suite and VP+ executives at; Rio Tinto, The Royal Bank of Canada, British Telecom, Nationwide, the Canadian Federal Public Service, the Ontario Public Service, Mattamy Homes, Loblaws, Sobeys, CPPIB, Sleep Country Canada, The University of Toronto and Rotman Business School.