Financial services writer and researcher

David Black

David has over 30 years’ experience of research, analysis and consultancy in financial services and has a wide circle of contacts throughout the industry. Originally working in insurance and retail banking he has since significantly expanded his repertoire.

He’s been an enthusiastic and voluntary member of the gig economy for almost three years now and enjoys the flexibility and the variety of  working across many different markets He particularly enjoys the fintech arena, getting to grips with complicated subjects and explaining them in a way that is straight-forward and compelling. He is also quickly able to spot issues that may impact  the interests of end users and is a frequent media commentator.

When not working he can often be found walking his dogs in the countryside and is an aficionado of horse racing.