David S. +44 (0)1628 488990

'I am passionate about working with individuals who want to make a step change in their personal performance or transform their careers. My style is tailored to each individual's needs, but always grounded in the empathy derived from a background in senior leadership roles and the 'hands on' management of diverse, complex line, staff and change roles.'

David is a highly experienced leader, manager, mentor and coach having spent over 25 years working with blue chip organisations at senior levels within the Financial Services and Consulting sectors. David has worked with HSBC, PWC, UBS and latterly Deutsche Bank where he was a Managing Director and Group CIO for Europe. David has extensive hands on experience in leading senior teams in line, project and staff roles. His international and multi-cultural experience covers all continents and includes both short term assignments and longer term expatriate roles.

David was an active coach and mentor throughout his banking career, helping people at all levels from graduate entry to middle and senior management in developing and achieving their goals and aspirations.

David now specialises in career and executive coaching ranging from career transitions for executives moving into new roles, to working with individuals who wish to transform their performance in leadership management roles. David has worked with clients from a wide range of sectors - Accenture, Allen & Overy, Cap Gemini, Deutsche Bank, DSGI, Goldman Sachs, GSK, Merrill Lynch, Orange, Pfizer, Royal Mail and Vodafone.

  • BSc. Banking & Finance
  • Associate of Chartered Institute of Bankers
  • Associate of Chartered Institute of Securities & Investments
  • Accredited Personal Performance Coach
  • NLP Practitioner (ANLP)
  • Quintax Personality Profiling