David Carden


David co-leads Leathwaite’s global Legal, Risk and Compliance practice. He is also responsible for the treasury search practice, working closely with the finance team. His clients include banks, asset managers, hedge funds, private-equity firms, market utilities and oil companies. David joined Leathwaite in London in 2008. Before this, David worked for an FTSE 100 financial services specialist recruitment firm to build their risk management business. He started his career in equity derivatives, before moving into risk management.


David graduated from the University of West of England in Bristol in 2000, with a BA 2:1 joint honors degree in Economics and Politics.