Dave is Managing Director at Ai2EV Ltd, which combines two great passions: one for devising market solutions, and another for world changing technologies, including Artificial Intelligence, Connected Autonomous Vehicles and Electric Vehicles. As the former South East Regional Director at BT, Dave has outstanding skills and expertise in both strategic business development and technology led digital transformation. This track record means Dave is the ideal candidate to Chair the LEP as it develops its local industrial strategy and seeks to stimulate further economic growth with digital and clean growth technologies at the heart of its ambition. Dave has also enjoyed influential roles as a Director of Surrey Connects and as Chair of Governors at his local secondary school. He regards future skills as a high priority and has a keen interest in supporting Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics (STEAM) development in education.