David Westhead is Director, Deals & Origination at Gordon Brothers. David supports client and deal origination efforts across our firm’s Commercial & Industrial, Financing & Investment, Retail and Valuations practices. His jurisdictions include Australia, Southeast Asia and New Zealand.
David has nearly 30 years of experience leading global brands across the sports, fashion, footwear and lifestyle industries.
Prior to joining Gordon Brothers, David was the Managing Director, Asia at Birkenstock Group B.V & Co. KG where he managed the brand and more than 200 stores across Asia, launched a new retail concept and achieved double digit year-over-year sales growth. Previously, he was the CEO Asia Pacific Sports, Fashion and Lifestyle for Al-Futtaim where he managed and developed more than 65 international brands, including Adidas, Nike and Reebok.
David graduated from the University of Leicester with a Higher National Diploma in Business Management. He will be based in Singapore.