David joined GAM in October 2018 as Group Head of Compliance. Prior to joining GAM, he was General Counsel, Asset & Wealth Management at Schroders from 2012 having previously held a number of senior positions in investment banks. He began his career as a solicitor with a leading City law firm. David holds a post-graduate diploma in law and legal practice course from the College of Law, Guildford, a master's degree in Business Finance from Brunel University and a BA (Hons) in Philosophy from King's College, University of London. He holds the FT Non-Executive Director Diploma.