David Teasdale

Telephone: 01908 312511 Email: iog@iog.org

David is the first independent Chairman of the IOG, he also currently chairs BISL (Business in Sport & Leisure). Previously he has worked with Goodform Ltd, Badmington England, Sport England to oversee the setting up of ISPAL.

His early career was in sales & marketing with companies such as Shell, Unilever & Dexion. From 1971 to 1991 he worked for the Department of the Environment as a senior civil servant, from 1983 - 1988 he was a senior advisor on sport and seconded as Director at the Sports Council in 1988 & 1989.

Born in Cornwall, educated at Hampton Grammar & the University of Wales, he now lives in Reigate with his partner Jenny.