David leads the UK’s technology division and is responsible for delivering the best technology solutions for our customers and for our own internal systems. David is helping transform our tech teams and wider business to adopt Agile working practices that enable us to provide rapid delivery to our customers, continual improvement of our products and focus on innovation that drives real additional value for our customer in all of our markets and across our portfolio of content-based, productivity solutions and enterprise software products.
As a member of LN’s global technology team David also ensures that innovations across the group and in different markets are quickly adopted and tailored to help drive innovation in the UK.
With an eye to future opportunities, David is helping teams look at the opportunities that Big Data and Machine Learning offer and brings a wealth of experience in navigating the journey to the cloud for us and our customers. David is a passionate believer in using a Lean start-up approach and regularly speaks at conferences on the benefits of Agile, Lean and embracing technology to improve business outcomes.
Experience prior to LexisNexis
Having worked in software development for nearly 20 years, David has focussed on leading teams to deliver high volume systems for global operations with significant senior roles at Bank of New York, Beazley and EMC.
Other Hobbies/areas of interest
In his spare time, David enjoys mountaineering and traveling the world in search of adventure. He has climbed mountains all over the world, apart from Antarctica which is on his bucket list. When he isn’t attached to a rope (!), David enjoys going to the cinema, hiking and taking walks in the country.
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