David Smith

David is Business Aspect’s Managing Consultant responsible for Victorian business including client engagements across State Government, Education, Financial Services, Logistics and Utilities. The focus on growth in Victoria has been backed by Business Aspect’s national consulting capabilities allowing David and his team to provide proven consulting services to Victorian clients whilst building our local scale.  In addition to David’s business management and development role, David also provides hands-on strategic consulting services directly to clients, individually and in conjunction with his team.        

With a background in IT Executive Management, Consulting and General Management, David has extensive experience driving and enabling business success through the targeted application of IT.  His experience includes Executive roles as Head of Technology at ANZ Mortgages and ANZ Working Capital as well as provided business aligned IT consulting, risk management, program/project management and delivery services through global consulting organisations in Australia and America.  He also has a more technical background in industry based integration standards, application architecture, software development and support as well as mergers and acquisitions in the financial services industry.

David is known for his ability to understand the broader business objectives and to ensure the successful implementation and ongoing execution of strategically aligned services (business and technology). His approach leverages an ability to develop strong business relationships, a creative can-do mindset and an ability to assemble and lead multi-dimensional teams. Other key success factors are David’s time-tested capabilities in Strategic Planning, Risk Management, Portfolio/Program Management and Governance, Service Management and Financial Management.


Two minutes with David