areas of expertise
- Complex Change Delivery
- Regulatory Compliance & Conduct Obligations
- Operating Model Implementation
- Business & Organisational Integration
- Operational Risk
- BSc, Economics and Accounting, University of Bristol
- Certified Scrum Master and Prince 2 Project Management Qualifications
David is a senior transformation leader and COO with over 20 years of experience driving complex and compliance related change across Financial Services.
After managing large scale re-engineering programmes at Accenture, he has held senior strategic change related positions within both Operations and Technology at tier 1 Investment Bank and Asset Management houses (Credit Suisse and Blackrock). More recently David has been COO and interim CTO of a UK based FinTech start-up.
From 2013 to 2018, David ran the implementation of the global financial markets regulatory initiatives at Standard Chartered Bank in Singapore. Most recently he headed their regulatory technology department, delivering automation and control capability to meet the significant regulatory and conduct obligations across jurisdictions. David has been an active part of the OTC Derivatives industry network for the past ten years, chairing several cross buy and sell side working groups and fulfilling multiple speaking engagements in Europe and Asia.
In 2019 David helped set-up and launch a digital Wealth Management business, as COO of Arq Wealth Limited.
Outside of the office, David enjoys spending time with his family, playing the guitar and a really competitive pub quiz.