Group Chief Executive Officer
David has been Barbican's CEO since its formation in November 2007 and was one of the founding directors.
David is a graduate chartered accountant with extensive hands-on underwriting and financial management experience. Prior to setting up Barbican, David was director of RSA’s commercial division responsible for six specialty underwriting units – reinsurance, aviation, nuclear, international construction, financial solutions, and ART.
Previously, as finance director of RSA’s commercial division, David had led the re-organisation and re-underwriting of the multinational and London Market portfolio. Before entering the insurance industry, David was a general manager for Sky TV and News International.