David Epstein

David Epstein is a public affairs and investment advisory consultant, non-executive director and advisory board specialist.

Educated at The ANU and Wharton (UPenn), he has experience in general management, regulatory and public affairs, marketing and communications. 

He has served as Prime Minister's Chief of Staff and Principal Adviser, and has held senior executive roles at Qantas, BHP Billiton and Singtel Optus.

He is a non-executive director of Opera Australia, the Committee for Sydney, The Asia Society-Australia, and the European Australian Business Council, and recently retired from the board of the Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman.

He also sits on advisory boards for IoTStream Limited, The Advisory Board Centre and the Headon Photofestival Foundation and is Chair of the Smart City Taskforce for the Committee for Sydney.