David Hackston


David joined Walker Davey Searells in November 2017 after 9 years of experience in another Christchurch Accounting firm. David also has experience as a CFO, Independent Director and Trustee as well as having worked in the Financial Services Industry in the UK.

Through these roles and experiences he has gained an in depth understanding of how businesses develop & what makes people and organisations successful. David delivers pragmatic solutions to business opportunities and enjoys working with enthusiastic and creative organisations which use technology well.

David and his partner Jan have three young children. When time permits he enjoys a range of sporting activities and governance roles in not-for-profit organisations.

David became a partner of the firm in April 2019.