David joined the Group in 2012 and has over 20 years’ experience in private equity and venture capital. He is a member of the NPIF - Mercia Equity Team and is focused on later-stage development capital investments whilst retaining portfolio responsibilities within the Finance Yorkshire Seedcorn Fund.
David is a Chartered Accountant qualifying with Arthur Andersen in 1985. He spent 10 years with Bridgepoint Capital before becoming group finance director at two Yorkshire based PLCs. He was previously managing director (Yorkshire Funds) at YFM Group in Leeds. He remains a non-executive director and chair of the Audit Committee of a quoted Investment Trust.