David Keenan

David Keenan, BSc (Hons)

Principal
National Director of Education, Science & Technology

David Keenan is a Principal and the Director of Education, Science + Technology (EST) in Australia. His focus is on expanding the EST sector nationally and providing greater opportunities for the firm to facilitate the human impact of our clients’ work in these markets.

Prior to joining HDR, David was the General Manager of Plenary Health, responsible for the project management and design development of the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre (VCCC) - a $1.2bn Public Private Partnership development. Immediately prior to the VCCC, David was the client representative on the Kinghorn Cancer Centre in Darlinghurst, a joint venture between the Garvan Institute and St Vincents Hospital in New South Wales.  

With a strong background in science and specialised project delivery, David understands the world of science and research architecture and is well-equipped to plan and deliver projects in the ever-evolving sector of EST.