David Collins is a specialist coach, facilitator and consultant with an extensive background in the financial sector. He sits on the panel of external coaches for Investec as well as Nedbank, but also has working relationships with JPMorgan, CITI Bank as well as ABSA and Standard Bank.
David has a keen sense of social responsibility and its importance to the sustainability of countries and economies. To this end, David started The Foundation Clinic – Addiction Recovery Solutions formally SHARP, a primary care facility for people suffering from substance abuse.
He then went on to be the founder of the U-ACT Trust (Ubuntu Addiction Community Trust & the Ubuntu Academy of Coaching & Training), a Section 18A company whose aim is to incorporate the skills and success of coaching in the field of Recovery Coaching.
The U-ACT coaching academy has since grown into a global organisation with representatives in the U.K , Australia, New Zealand,Botswana, South Africa, Hong Kong and now the USA.