David Ward

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David Ward
Operations Director, Pertemps People Development Group

David’s career in the welfare to work sector began in 2000 with Job Centre Plus before moving to Working Links a year later, where he progressed to Finance Officer.

He joined PPDG in 2003, managing the company’s Redcar office, before being appointed as area manager in 2006, having responsibility for contracts valued at £8M annually. In 2009 he was appointed to Regional Director with widened responsibility for the North East, Yorkshire and the North West areas of the business.

In the same year his experience helped to secure a National Offender Management CFO contract in the North East, where David and his team delivered consistently outstanding results.

David currently oversees operational delivery for a number of PPDG contracts including: Work Programme, Youth Contract, NOMS and ESF Families, totalling £16 million.