David has been a champion of social purchasing for decades and is proud to be an integral part of the Buy Social Canada team. His years of experience span all dimensions of social enterprise activity, across rural and urban settings, cultures and borders. He is the co-founder and CEO of Buy Social Canada and a co-founder of the Social Enterprise Institute (SEI). David is also the Chair of the Social Enterprise Council of Canada and Chair of the Social Enterprise World Forum Board. He also serves as an educator, with the role of Program Adjunct for the Sandermoen School of business and as a Principal with Accelerating Social Impact CCC.