David Chaldecott is principal of London-based David Chaldecott and Associates, advisors to Private Companies and Private Offices. He has a breadth of experience across financial markets, covering a wide range of industries, particularly in Europe and the Middle East, and he has a record of successful transactions during his career at a number of major International Banks from 1984-2010 (Citi, Nomura Technology and Healthcare, Paribas, ING Barings, Lehman Brothers and Merrill Lynch). He spent several years as a Management Consultant with a Member of the European Parliament and in Public Relations with Lord Chadlington. Prior to that, he spent 5 years working with Greek ship-owners. Mr. Chaldecott has an MA Degree in Modern Languages (French and German) from Oxford University.