is appointed as Non-Executive Director of Nestlé Lanka PLC effective 1 March 2020. He succeeds Shobinder Duggal who has taken up retirement after a career span of 33 years with the Nestlé Group.
David is a Chartered Management Accountant. He has over 23 years of rich and exhaustive experience in the Finance & Control division and held senior management positions in various countries during his career with the Nestlé Group.
David was the Chief Financial Officer of Nestlé UK & Ireland and has been holding the position since April 2016. Prior to this he has had relevant exposure in Asia, having worked as Division Director - Finance & Control of Nestlé Korea, and Head of Finance & Control in Nestlé Indochina. He has also worked in Nestlé China in varied capacities within the Finance & Control function and at Nestlé Headquarters - Switzerland, as the Head of Financial Services with the Nestlé Global Business Services Organisation. David has been appointed as Director, Finance & Control and Chief Financial Officer of Nestlé India Limited from 01 March 2020.