David Field

David Field

Director, Plant, Equipment & Infrastructure, Value and Risk Advisory

Professional Experience:

David leads the Australian plant, equipment, and infrastructure valuations as part of the broader Australasian plant and equipment team focused on providing services to private clients, government, and financial services sectors. His time is spread across both Australia and New Zealand, and he has undertaken work around the world including the South Pacific, Asia, North & South America, and the Middle East.

David has more than 30 years of experience as a respected plant & equipment valuer and advisor. He is a Registered Plant & Machinery valuer and a specialist in his field providing insurance, financial reporting, financial security, stamp & landholder duty, due diligence, family law, mergers and acquisitions, fixed asset registers, insolvency and property cost allocations, and depreciation recovery, to a wide range of clients.

He has provided services to substantial operations and national and international infrastructure portfolios.

Significant Asset Classes and Specialisations:

  • Dairy factories worldwide
  • Infrastructure including airports, ports, and local authorities
  • Meatworks
  • Timber processing sites including sawmills, fiberboard, and paper industry
  • Depreciation consultancy
  • Agriculture and forestry
  • Food and beverage
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Defence
  • Logistics
  • Hotels and hospitality

Real Estate Affiliations:

  • Associate Member of the Australian Property Institute (Certified Practising Valuer Plant & Machinery)
  • Senior Member of the Property Institute of New Zealand (SPINZ)
  • Registered Plant and Machinery Valuer