Project Producer, Stages


David was born in Lagos, Nigeria and grew up in various parts of the UK, including London, Birmingham, Leeds and Middlesbrough. He received a scholarship to study Biomedical Science at Queen Mary University of London, where he graduated with first-class honours in 2021. During his studies, he worked as a Senior Student Ambassador and an Assistant Event Manager, helping to organise and run events at Queen Mary, ranging from small-scale workshops to large-scale conferences.

David also joined the Assistant Producers programme at Queen Mary’s Centre for Creative Collaboration (formerly Arts and Culture), where he worked on various projects and workshops such as AI Encounters. Through this programme, he met Shana Swiss and the Stage 3 Company and started working as Project Producer on the Stages Initiative, where he has worked particularly on developing the Stages toolkit.
In addition, David works as a Student Projects and Campaigns Assistant at Queen Mary, which involves managing QM Music, Student Health Service, monthly campaigns, welcome week and many other student-facing roles.