David Butterfield was appointed as a Director of Primary Securities. He is a Chartered Accountant, Chartered Tax Advisor and Management Consultant with significant professional experience. His professional career commenced in 1969 when he worked for Touché Ross & Co and then Price Waterhouse & Co. He commenced his own accounting practice in 1977. Since 2003 he has been the Managing Director of two funds management businesses in property, securities and derivatives, CFO and COO of an institutional funds management business investing in securities and derivatives and also acts as a Responsible Manager on other AFSL's mainly with a property focus. His specialties include AFSL advice, strategic advice, project and transaction management, business valuations, taxation and general business advice.