David Young

Director, Governance Risk & Compliance
+44 (0) 20 3096 8864

David and his team focus on Partner, MD, Director and VP talent in the Governance, Risk, Compliance, Brexit and Regulatory change functions of major professional services firms and financial services institutions. He has 15 years’ experience in executive search and leadership consulting working directly for Executive Board level stakeholders to complete projects that range from talent and leadership acquisition to strategic research, MI and M&A.


David studied his MBA in Australia at the University of Queensland’s Business School, rated in the top 10 globally.

He serves as Deputy Chair of the UQ Business, Economics and Law Alumni Council Board in London and has an undergraduate degree from Warwick University.


Recognised for providing innovative solutions to business leaders, he has a record of growing successful teams and practice areas in both London and Australia. His vast network and disciplined research-led approach has enabled him to complete projects across Europe, APAC the UK and US.