David was appointed DHM in Warsaw in August 2017.
He joined the FCO in 2003, having worked previously in the City of London as a lawyer. His first posting was to the British High Commission in Nicosia, Cyprus where he focused on settlement negotiations. In London, he has worked in both the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and the Cabinet Office, where he focused on EU affairs. Before arriving to Poland, David worked for four years at the British Embassy Paris, where he was responsible for justice and home affairs co-operation.
David speaks fluent French. He is married to Susan and has two children.