David is a recognized Canadian leader in cybersecurity, frequently appearing in local, regional and national media and speaking at public and private events across North America. David is a Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) and holds a Bachelor of Arts in Information and Communications Studies as well as a Master of Business Administration from the University of New Brunswick. Between July 2012 and May 2017 David helped lead the multi-year effort to transform UNB's approach to cybersecurity. David led UNB's threat intelligence, cybersecurity awareness and incident response practices before founding Beauceron Security in April 2016. The Beauceron cybersecurity engagement and risk management technology is used by more than 65 public and private sector organizations around the world.
His experience in managing awareness programs, risk management and incident response at one of North America’s oldest public universities helped shape the vision for the Beauceron platform.