David is a Partner in the Commercial Department in London and a member of our Media, Entertainment & Sport and Tech & Comms Groups.
David offers specific technical, industry knowledge and expertise in the Media, Technology & Gambling sectors with a particular focus on the interplay between content and technology.
He advises global media and sports companies, technology and gambling platforms and high growth digital businesses on all aspects of the content delivery chain: from content creation, development and commissioning to content financing, production and distribution across multi-platform channels and devices. His industry expertise is strengthened by time spent at ITV PLC and Endemol PLC.
David has a Postgraduate Diploma in Commercial Intellectual Property (Distinction) and, in 2012, completed the Corporate Finance Programme at London Business School. From November 2011 until November 2012, David combined his legal work with a role at Ariel Ventures, a venture capital fund focused on sourcing and delivering legacy media & technology projects in partnership with US studios, financiers and producers.
David is a member of both the Royal Television Society and the British Film Institute and regularly speaks at client events, recently chairing sessions at Tech Invest and presenting at B&B’s annual TMT day in Stockholm.