David is Non-Executive Director of MontLake Management Limited. David also serves a Director of the MontLake UCITS platform ICAV. David has over 20 years experience as a hedge fund manager and commodity trading advisor. He began his career as an agricultural economist, then joined Citibank in Dublin as a bond trader in 1986. He worked for Bank of Ireland, Gandon Securities and Allied Irish Capital Management, before becoming Managing Director of Vega Capital Partners in 2002. Between 2007 and 2010, he ran alternative investment accounts at GlobalReach Securities and Dolmen Securities, before retiring in 2010 to manage his own portfolio. He has a Masters in Agriculture (Economics) from Queens University, Belfast, and an MBA from University College Dublin.