David Smith is an experienced finance professional with 30 years’ experience in the engineering & agricultural industries.

After beginning a career in banking he moved into the engineering industry with leading finance roles in firms such as Hunt industries (F&A Mgr), Transfield, UGL (FC) & Custom (CFO).

David has gained extensive experience in the agricultural industry through family enterprises in New England & Central West of NSW. These farms ran a mixture of livestock & cropping enterprises, totalling 12,000 hectares.

As well as fulfilling the CFO position for MHPF, David is also the Company Secretary of the Group.

Outside of work David is actively involved in cricket, having just retired from playing he is now on the Cricket NSW umpires panel.


David holds a Bachelor of Business (Accounting), is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.