David has been a Trustee of Acorns Children’s Hospice in the West Midlands since 2006 and served a term as its Chairman from 2011 until 2017.
Prior to taking the Chair, David was Vice Chairman of the charity and Chairman of the Hospice's Trading Company.
David worked for over 30 years at NatWest/RBS Group as a banker, mostly focusing on asset finance and he spent 10 years working for the bank in Germany.
David has extensive management experience having been Managing Director of a number of the Bank's leasing subsidiaries and of NatWest's German banking business.
Since taking early retirement in 2005 David has undertaken consultancy work in the asset finance sector for a number of UK and European clients.