David Mason
Director of Talent Acquisition and Management
Contal

David is currently a Director of Talent Acquisition & Management with over 18 years experience in international talent acquisition and management.

David has been working in the talent acquisition, talent management and workforce planning fields for over 18 years, holding a number of both in-house and consultancy roles. Previous major roles are as the COO Resourcing RBS, International Talent Acquisition Director CH2M HILL and Group Head of Resourcing for AXA’s UK and Ireland operations. He was responsible for both temporary and permanent recruitment covering activity from board to customer service level. Additional in-house roles have included working at BG (Gas), EDS (IT Outsourcing) and the Army. His early career was spent in the Army and highlights included the 1st Gulf War, Jungle Warfare Instructor and leading the “Flying Gunners” – Royal Artillery Motorcycle Display Team.