Sir David has been a Non-Executive Director since September 2014. He is Chairman of Gatwick Airport Ltd, which operates Gatwick Airport in the UK. Sir David is a senior adviser to Global Infrastructure Partners in the US and to Lone Star Funds. He is the former Chairman of High Speed Two (HS2) Ltd. Previously he was Chief Executive Officer of Network Rail Infrastructure Ltd, Chief Executive Officer of the Olympic Delivery Authority for the London 2012 Olympic Games, Chief Executive Officer of English Partnerships and Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Lend Lease.
Committees: People & Remuneration Committee (Chairman) and Risk Committee.
Other Directorships and interests: Gatwick Airport Ltd (Chairman), United Utilities Group PLC (Board Member), United Utilities Water Ltd (Board Member) and Senior Advisor of Marshall Industries and BAI Communications.
Qualifications: BE (Civil) (USyd), Diploma (Securities Institute of Australia).