David was born in Neath and educated at Neath Grammar School.
David gained a degree in Accountancy at Cardiff University before joining Deloitte Haskins & Sells Cardiff office in 1978. That firm is now part of PriceWaterhouseCoopers. David qualified in 1981 obtaining his practicing certificate in 1984.
After qualifying David’s career path included time in both the tax and business services departments at Deloittes, and later the business services department at Coopers & Lybrand, Swansea. He has had a spell in partnership at his family general practice in Neath, and Industry experience also based in Neath. David became a partner in J Gareth Morgan & Co in 2000.
David is the firm’s representative in the Offa Group, providers of structured tax and accountancy lectures and updating, and acted as Chairman of Offa Group for 2010 and 2011.
David is a keen sportsman and a former South Wales league cricketer. Now his active sporting passion is Bowls, finding it every bit as competitive as cricket when played at league level. Having moved to Penarth in 2013, David is now a member of the Windsor bowling club in Penarth.