Head of Insight and Consulting (Wealth and Protection)
David joined Defaqto as Head of Insight in January 2012. He leads our expert team of Insight Analysts, who are responsible for producing Defaqto’s long-established industry publications and Star Ratings/Diamond Ratings.
The Insight team provides consultancy services to adviser firms and providers and investment managers, as well as offering independent analysis and commentary on all sectors of the financial services industry.
David has been in the financial services industry for over 25 years and, prior to joining Defaqto, was Head of Research and Development at AXABluefin for eight years. In addition, David has previously held senior management positions at national adviser group Moorgate House and at life office Provident Mutual (General Accident).
David has multi-distribution channel experience across single-tie, multi-tie and independent structures and has specialist experience of building advice propositions, research processes and risk management structures.