David Murphy is a dairy farmer in Tallow, County Waterford, David was awarded a Nuffield scholarship in 2011, he graduated with a diploma in Food Business and Corporate Governance in 2010 and recently completed a Certificate in Business Strategy (Farming) from UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School. David is also very involved in Glanbia Co-operative Representative structure and has previously  currently served as Chairman of  the Castlelyons Regional Advisory Committee representing co-op shareholders and suppliers in the Southern region of Glanbia.

David is currently serving on the Nuffield Ireland Board with special responsibility for Scholar Recruitment.