Chief Operating Officer
After training and practising as a solicitor in Clifford Chance’s corporate finance group, David moved into business development at Ingenious Media where he worked on the launch of new investment funds operating across the entertainment industry including film, television, music and live events. David then joined Carnival in 2007 in Business Affairs where he worked on the production and financing of shows such as Downton Abbey, Any Human Heart and US network drama The Philanthropist and the integration of Carnival into NBCUniversal. He later joined Universal’s International TV Production Group as VP Business Affairs, latterly Head of International Scripted Business Affairs, before returning to Carnival as COO in November 2012. David holds a law degree from La Sorbonne and King’s College London and an MBA from Cass Business School.