David Balshaw

I lead change by sharing new ideas, pushing people beyond their comfort level, and empowering them to do things in new and better ways.

🙋 Does your team need a strategic and tactical thinker who is a natural leader with business transformation experience? 🚀

My name is David Balshaw and I invite you to review my skills and capabilities below to see how my experience and talent will fit with your organisation.


Skills and Capabilities

Leadership, Facilitation and Coaching

Emotionally intelligent leader with practical experience in leading change, pushing people beyond their comfort level and empowering them to do things in new ways for growth and development. 5+ years experience in productivity, performance improvement and personal development coaching

Highly Developed Interpersonal Skills

Natural people person with excellent communication, presentation and influencing honed over decades of leadership positions across educational, professional, sporting and community organisations

Advanced Stakeholder and Relationship Management

Advanced stakeholder and relationship management skills from 20+ years experience in engineering consulting, project management, sales account management and small business management

Advanced Project Management Capabilities

Advanced project management capabilities developed through multiple professional roles across engineering, project development, infrastructure and service delivery in conjunction with certification and training from PMBOK and PRINCE2 accredited institutions

Business Operations and Process Improvement

Demonstrated competency in business process improvement, technology and automation and change management from internal and external roles in the implementation of improved business systems including OHS, Quality and HR management


High Standard of Proficiency in Software Packages

Highly proficient in the use of software packages:
Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Publisher, OneNote, Outlook)
Apple (Keynote, Pages)
Google Workspace (Docs, Sheets, Slides, Forms)
Financial Software (Xero, MYOB)
CRM (Salesforce, HubSpot)
Project Management (MS Project, Asana, Trello, Slack)
Collaboration (Evernote, Zoom, MS Teams)

You don’t build a business, you build people, then people build the business.

I’d love to explore working with you to help you build a thriving business.

Call: +61 408 532 305

Email: hello(at)davidbalshaw.com