David believes good leaders are open, inclusive and recognise the value of a diverse workforce. He has worked throughout his career to create a level playing field.
He spearheaded Allen & Overy‘s global charity initiatives and led the foundation of Prime, the UK-wide alliance to provide fair access to quality work experience.
David is married to Sue, also a lawyer. They have four children, Emma, Will, Tom & Rachael.
Outside of work, he enjoys an active, outdoor life, participating in cycling challenges around the globe.
Has cycled on five continents
Work experience placements created for young people from less privileged backgrounds
Honorary Visiting Professor in the Practice of Professional Services Management, Cass Business School, City University London
Manchester United fan