David Bowen is the inaugural CEO of the National Disability Insurance Agency. He has worked as a consultant to the insurance industry and health and disability sector. He is one of the architects of the NSW Lifetime Care and Support scheme and as inaugural CEO was responsible for implementation of the initiative. Prior to this he was General Manager of the Motor Accidents Authority for 11 years.
David is a lawyer by profession with a strong background in administrative and insurance law. He has been actively involved in development of the disability reform program, being a member of the Independent Panel advising the Productivity Commission in its inquiry into the feasibility of a National Disability Insurance Scheme and as initial chair, and ongoing member of the National Injury Insurance Scheme Advisory Group.