David brings extensive private equity, investment trust, and listed company experience to the Board. He worked for many years in private equity and served as a non-executive director of abrdn Private Equity Opportunities Trust plc. He has been involved in all aspects of investment trusts, either as a manager or as a non-executive director, for over 30 years.
- Management Engagement (Chair)
David co-founded the investment firm Aberforth Partners and was a partner for 19 years until his retirement from that firm in 2008. He has held non-executive directorships of several public and private
companies and before Aberforth was with Ivory & Sime plc and 3i Group plc.
David is currently Chair of CT Global Managed Portfolio Trust plc and an active investor in a number of private companies.