David R. Hexter
Holds an MA in Philosophy, Politics and Economics awarded by Oxford University, an MBA awarded by the Cranfield School of Management, and an MPhil awarded by Birkbeck, University of London. David joined Citibank in London as a graduate trainee in 1970 and subsequently held executive positions in Luxembourg, Belgium, Greece, the UK, South Africa, the US and Switzerland. He was appointed Senior Credit Officer in 1986. Between 1989 and 1992 he was Division Executive for Central and Eastern Europe, including oversight of Citibank’s business in Poland. In 1992, David joined the European Bank of Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) as Director of its Financial Institutions practice. From 1996 he was Deputy Vice President of the Banking Department, Chairman of the Equity Investment Committee and a member of the Operations Committee.
Since retiring from EBRD in 2004, David has been a supervisory board member of a number of commercial firms, banks and private equity funds operating in Russia, Kazakhstan, Denmark and Vietnam, including a major logistics company listed on the London Stock Exchange, where he served as an independent Director and Chairman of its Audit Committee until June 2015.