| Board Member, Delta Motor Group
One of the most respected leaders in the international automotive industry, David has steered some of the world's most successful organisations as Chairman of Opel AG, President of SAAB, and Overseas Vice President of General Motors Corporation.
Over 29 years with GM, David was responsible for the establishment of General Motors Espana (vehicle and component manufacturing/distribution) and General Motors Poland (manufacturing and distribution), the takeover of SAAB by General Motors and the creation of a joint venture between General Motors, AvtoVAZ and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development.
At various times during his singularly impressive career, David occupied positions of Managing Director and CEO of General Motors in Spain, Chile, Colombia, Belgium, Germany and Sweden.
In his current role as Chairman of Sollers, a leading Russian vehicle and parts producer, David is the only American Chairman of a Russian listed company, where he has spearheaded the creation of joint ventures with Isuzu and Ford.
Formerly, David was the Chairman of the Audit and Compensation Committees of the Board of Golden Telecom (a leading Russian telecom operator acquired by Wimpelcom). Since 2011, David has been a Member of the Board of Magnitogorsk Metall (MMK), Russia's largest steel producer.
David received a BA in Government from New York University and attended the London School of Economics and Harvard University Graduate School. David has also earned a JD from Harvard Law School.