David has 33 years’ experience across the range of pan-European and global investment, commercial and retail banking, gained with HSBC (14 years) and Deutsche Bank (11 years), and in a portfolio consultancy career thereafter. He joined Lysis in 2002.
David’s banking roles have included Head of Investment Banking Operations, Head of Financial Institutions, Head of Transaction Services (cash management, securities services, trade finance) and Managing Director, DB eVentures.
David has worked extensively in London, Brussels, Frankfurt, New York, and Silicon Valley. In addition to his role at Lysis, David is a partner in Viridian Corporate Finance, an associate professor at CASS business school, and the author of the entrepreneurial bible From Crew to Captain.