Economist and uncompromising thinker
A global economist and uncompromising thinker, with a relaxed, confident and entertaining Speaking style, David was voted the most influential economist in the UK and Ireland in 2015.
Consistently accurate in his forecasts, David was the only economist in Ireland who accurately forecast a UK Brexit vote.
He regularly talks at big financial conferences about trends in the global economy and how we might profit from them, as well as with businesses or industrial groups on how the trends in growth, currencies and financial markets will uniquely affect them.Read More
He was made a Young Global Leader by the WEF at Davos. His objective, to make economics as widely available and easily understandable on as many platforms as possible He is adviser to a number of major global investment funds and a regular speaker on the international circuit.
He is the third most widely followed economist in the world with excess of 170,000 Twitter followers and the co-founder of the world’s only economics festival ‘Kilkenomics’, an eclectic combination of economics and stand-up comedy, described by The Australian as “Davos without the hookers”.
“Your presentation to the Annual Investment Summit was perfectly pitched and brought exactly what we had hoped: a clear articulate view of the world with which we have a great deal of sympathy, delivered with wit and intelligence in an engaging and entertaining style. Our best Summit yet, and your contribution clearly helped’” – Neil Woodford, Head of UK Equities, Invesco Perpetual, July 2013