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David Jones

The Talent Enterprise
Founder and CEO
David Jones is the Founder and CEO at The Talent Enterprise. With a background in labour market economics, David is a senior advisor to policy makers and organisational leaders on their most pressing human capital priorities. With over 28 years of work experience, including living in Dubai for over two decades, David has worked with clients across 25+ countries on a broad range of talent, leadership, assessment, performance, transformation and inclusion projects. David was previously the Chief Consulting Officer at Aon Hewitt MENA. Prior to this, he held senior HR leadership roles at Emirates Group, Dubai Civil Aviation and KPMG.

A prolific speaker, David is a regular keynote speaker at conferences across the world and a frequent commentator in the regional press. David has co-authored three books, including his latest edited volume on ‘The Future of Labour Market Reform in the GCC’ by Gerlach Press, best-selling ‘Unlocking the Paradox of Plenty’ and award winning ‘Game Changers’ by Motivate Books.