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David Vallance


David is a consultant at Noetic with a proven reckon in providing high-quality results for clients.

David joined Noetic as a graduate in January 2020, and has been exposed to many facets of the business in his progression since then. He has developed a keen understanding of the diverse requirements of Noetic’s clients, and has been able to apply this understanding on a range of projects. David has supported clients from the Royal Australian Navy to the Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment. In 2020, he was a core part of the Noetic team that delivered the first fully virtual Emerging Disruptive Technology Assessment Symposium for Defence Science and Technology Group.

Prior to Noetic, David completed a master’s degree in Strategic Studies at the Strategic and Defence Studies Centre of the Australian National University. His  undergraduate studies were a joint honours BA in War Studies and History at King’s College London. He has been a research intern at both the Lowy Institute and the Australian Strategic Policy Institute.

Qualifications: Master of Arts in Strategic Studies, Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in War Studies and History, Associateship of King’s College, London
Strengths/qualities: solutions-oriented, engaged, organised