David has spent 27 years in the apparel and sports sector, starting his career at Puma UK before moving to Speedo International in 1995.
Over this time he has developed a multidisciplinary career which started in the commercial function before broadening to lead teams across product, marketing and supply chain. He joined the Speedo Executive team in 2000 before becoming Global President in 2008.
After eight years of leading Speedo through its most successful period of growth, he became CEO of Le Chameau, the prestigious country wear brand, in June 2017 and Chairman of Common Purpose UK.
David lives in Nottinghamshire with his wife and five children.