Partner at Peachey & Co LLP since 1988
BSc (Exon): 1983
Admitted as Solicitor: 1986
Corporate Finance – including numerous corporate acquisitions and disposals, private equity investments, debt financing and public offers (AIM listing).
Competition – acting for complainants and defendants in various anti-trust cases and in respect of merger control procedures (both UK and EU).
Industry Sectors – Aviation Services; Cleantech and Renewables; Distribution; Energy; Financial Services; Shipping (sale and purchase, refinancing, charter party disputes) and Technology including Life Sciences.
TV and radio appearances:
- Newsnight (BBC)
- Cross Talk (ITV)
Contributed to articles in:
- Sunday Telegraph
- Daily Telegraph
- Groundhandling International
David was a non executive director of GulfMark UK Ltd and its associated companies for 10 years. GulfMark UK is a wholly owned subsidiary of GulfMark Offshore, Inc (listed on the New York Stock Exchange – GLF), a client of Peachey & Co LLP and the leading offshore supply boat operator in the North Sea. David was recently reappointed to the Board at the request of DnB Bank ASA and as a condition of the Chapter 11 refinancing of the GulfMark Group.