David Lawrence

David Lawrence

Non-executive Chairman

David worked at Citibank South Africa as an economist and foreign exchange trader before being appointed Chairman and Managing Director of the company. Following the acquisition of Citibank by First National Bank, he was appointed Managing Director of the newly formed FirstCorp Merchant Bank.

In 1996, David joined Investec as Managing Director of Corporate and Investment Banking. Today, he is Deputy Chairman as well as the director of several companies including the JSE, WWF South Africa and African Oxygen Limited.