David has over 15 years experience as a practicing competition economist.
Since 2014 David has been working with Fingleton Associates, advising senior management of major international firms on their regulatory strategies.
From 2011 to 2014 David worked as a consultant in China where he was the first economist to testify before both a regional high-court and the Supreme Peoples Court of China in an antitrust dispute.
Previously he worked in a number of roles at the UK Office of Fair Trading such as Director responsible for consumer protection and competition enforcement in the health and professional services industries; Assistant Director responsible for the OFT’s investigation into bank charges; Senior Economic Advisor on a wide range of investigations and mergers; and Head of Strategy.
David has degrees from Oxford University and the London School of Economics, has published a number of articles on antitrust and regulation, and lectures on contemporary antitrust issues at a number of London universities.
From 2017 until 2021 David will split his time between Cairo and London.