Tim is a chartered accountant and has some 35 years in investment banking covering areas such as financial engineering, venture capital, corporate advice, private and public capital raising and M&A. This was done initially at County Natwest and later as head of a small City bank. Tim is a founding partner of City & Merchant and holds a number of executive and non-executive directorships across a range of industries and business sizes.
David qualified as a solicitor in 1988 and worked in a medium sized firm that specialised in owner managed businesses. In 1996 he was made a partner and advised on a broad range of company law issues including acquisitions and disposals, MBOs and start ups. In 1998 he completed an MBA at City University and established his own consulting business advising on contractual, compliance and corporate governance issues. He joined City & Merchant in 2005.
Tim has over 25 years' experience in capital markets, covering rates, credit and corporate finance. He was a top salesman at Greenwell (HSBC) before becoming Head of Gilt Sales at JP Morgan and Head of UK credit sales at Dresdner Kleinwort. He has experience of agency broking at King & Shaxson before becoming COO and Head of Credit at Hoare Capital. Tim concentrates on £ and Euro credit, as well as bringing new issues to market.
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