Appointed as Executive Vice-Chairman on 9 May 2012, having previously been Chief Executive from May 2003.
Skills and experience:
David provides experience gained from his roles in corporate finance, management of manufacturing industries and private investment.
A chartered accountant, David qualified with Peat Marwick Mitchell, following which he worked in the corporate finance divisions of S.G. Warburg & Co. Limited, BZW and Dillon Read. In September 1988, David was appointed to the board of Wassall PLC and became its deputy Chief Executive in 1993. Between October 2000 and May 2003, David was involved in private investment activities and served as a non-executive Director on the boards of two companies.
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