David Kean is an entrepreneur, keynote speaker and writer. He specialises in business development and communication and was described by British Airways Business Life magazine as 'the best pitch coach around'. He advises many boards and CEOs and has been a visiting speaker at Warwick and Durham Business Schools. He teaches creative writing to children at the Ahead Creative School and the art of persuasion at the business writing school, Forthwrite, he set up with a top journalist and editor. He is married to a Russian and has four children.