|Full name||David Nesbit|
Business Innovation & Finance, Education, Manufacturing, Engineering, Construction, English as a Second Language
|Editorial work||Features writing, Editing, Sub-editing|
|Last updated||06-03-2015 02:37|
20+ years practice in project management, engineering, commerce
Editor and Educator
David is founder of PROMA : professional management australia and developer of the PROMA global business trading strategy.
More recently he has been involved in establishment of PROMA-Education Australia Pty Ltd as global education support partner between a number of education and related businesses in SE Asia as well as PROMA-Resources Australia Pty Ltd which was established to provide goods and services into and out of mainland China.
Previously to this he worked as a project manager at one of Australia's Banks in Melbourne and was accountable for delivery of business process improvement, risk management, policy and procedures’ projects across 1600 sites Australia-wide.
Prior to this David assisted his wife and partner with operation of a student accommodation and support care business in Melbourne.
David has extremely broad experience within the engineering area including establishment of the construction firm Piping Constructors (Aust) which served the chemical and petrochemical sector in the area of pressure piping fabrication and related mechanical engineering projects.
He has also extensive experience in the local Australian hydrocarbon industry sector where task roles included major projects to AUD$6,000,000+ value, engineering administration of up to 200+ contractors, and HS&E, IR/ER, QA/QC, Hazan/Hazop, work-team cultural change projects and performance improvement initiatives across a range of chemical process and petroleum plants.
As a new business development entrepreneur, David and partners have built several businesses from start-up and they continue to build the PROMA Group brand as a global services and commodities provider globally and Davids' partners have spent considerable time working on new business projects both in Australia as well as overseas across mainland China.
David graduated from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University (RMIT) in Melbourne with a Master of Engineering (MEng) degree with a major in project management. He earned his Post-Graduate Diploma in Management (GradDipMgt) at Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne. More recently he completed a Small Business Certification at the Holmesglen Institute, Melbourne and he plans to restart his deferred studies in the Advanced Diploma in Applied Mandarin at RMIT University shortly.
David is a firm believer in life-long learning and he is studying website design and content management systems which he plans to use in his various businesses.
In his remaining spare time, David enjoys reading forensic crime thrillers and working with international students and their parents to improve core English conversational and writing skills.
- website content review / edit
- book / manuscript proof-read / edit
- academic text review / proof-read / edit
- newspaper / journal review / proof-read / edit