David is the Chief Investment Officer for Colonial First State. In this role, David is responsible for managing the investment management teams who oversee more than $88 billion in funds under management. The investment management team comprises approximately 100 staff located in Australia, Europe, Asia and the US. David joined the business in May 2003. David brings more than 20 years' experience in the investment management industry to his role as CIO. Prior to this, David was CIO of IAG Asset Management where he had overall responsibility for approximately $10 billion of assets under management and was a member of IAG's Asset Liability Committee.