David Rough


David Rough BSc Hons
365bet体育官网Senior Independent Director, Chair of Nomination Committee

Appointed: December 2014

Skills and Experience

  • Extensive knowledge of the financial services sector, predominantly in the investment management business
  • Significant experience of a broader range of industries through non-executive roles

David joined Legal and General in 1988 and became head of securities in 1989. In 1991, he was appointed to the group board as Group Director (Investments) responsible for the group’s investment operations. He retired from the business in 2002. He has also served as chairman for Brown Shipley & Co Ltd, Chairman of the Association of British Insurers’ Investment Committee and been a non-executive and senior independent director on a number of boards, including Hansteen Holdings plc, Land Securities, London Metal Exchange, Friends Provident and Xstrata.

Current External Appointments