David Smart

David Smart

David Smart

Director, Smart Consultancy (Scotland) Ltd (2002 – Present)

Director, Smart Consultancy (Scotland) Ltd (2002 – Present)


David has over 21 years of consultancy experience covering a wide range of assignments related to: employability/employment access; training and skills interventions; partnership development and facilitation; urban regeneration; city-region development; community health initiatives; capacity building and training; business planning and funding strategies for non-governmental organisations; social inclusion; social economy development; welfare reform; and criminal justice.

Prior to moving into consultancy, David had over 10 years’ experience of working for Scottish local authorities and in the voluntary sector - developing policies, managing a range of external budgets, and establishing area based regeneration and employment initiatives.

David is a voluntary Director of East Kilbride Shopmobility, a Director of Smart Sustainable East Kilbride, and a senior associate of the Improvement Service, Social Marketing Gateway, the Taylor Clarke Partnership, and the Business Success Partnership.