David joined BMO Global Asset Management in 2017 and is responsible for the UK FM business. David began his career at PwC in 2000 where he qualified as Chartered Accountant in international tax structuring. David has been a business builder throughout his career entering markets early and driving change.
In 2003 he joined Barclays Capital, initially building an exotic equity derivatives control team and in 2007 moved into pension solution sales and became Head of UK & Ireland Pension Origination (sales and solutions). By covering some of the largest UK DB schemes/sponsors for asset and liability side solutions David helped develop the Barclays LDI business into one of the first and largest on the street.
In 2012 David identified the emergence of more delegated pension solutions and moved to SEI to help build a Fiduciary Management proposition. Initially focussed on investment strategy advice for larger clients and more latterly the broader solution, as Managing Director in their EMEA Advice Team, David oversaw a period of rapid expansion in SEI’s UK business. David’s pension investment knowledge is extensive, but he prides himself on his ability to see the bigger picture and ultimately help clients improve their member outcomes. David has a 1st class Degree in Mathematics (Warwick).