David has overall responsibility for new
investment and our debt portfolio teams in Wales as well as
delivery of the Help to Buy - Wales scheme. He sits on the
Executive Management Team and Investment Committee and sanctions
deals up to £500k.
He works closely with the Group Investment
Director and with our other Investment Director, Rhian Elston to
manage Finance Wales’ strategic and operational fund management
operations in Wales.
An award-winning venture capital deal maker,
David has extensive deal origination, exits and restructuring
experience. He joined Finance Wales in 2002 from Cardiff-based
independent corporate finance advisers, Gambit Corporate Finance.
Prior to that he spent five years at PwC finishing in its
transaction services team.
David is a Fellow of the Institute of
Chartered Accountants, holds a corporate finance qualification and
has a PhD in Applied Mathematics.