David is Partner and Co-Head of Credit at 17Capital, the go-to global source of strategic finance for investors in the private equity industry. Since inception in 2008,17Capital has raised over $11 billion, including the recent closing of its inaugural €2.6 billion NAV lending fund, and has deployed over $9 billion across 87 investments. David is a member of the Investment committee and focuses on investments, client solutions and capital markets activities.

David has over 28 years of experience in financial services and joined 17Capital from J.P. Morgan where he spent 12 years in the structured financing business, having previously held positions at Lehman Brothers and Ernst & Young, where he started his career as a chartered accountant.

David studied mechanical engineering at Leeds University and has a masters in finance at the London Business School.