David Taylor CBE is one of the country’s leading exponents of urban regeneration and he has worked extensively in the public, private and voluntary sectors.
He is Chairman of BL Canada Quays Ltd, a joint venture with British Land plc currently developing 900 new homes and mixed-use space in Southwark.
David is the former CEO of English Partnerships and special adviser to Lord Prescott. Prior to that, he had responsibility for Development at AMEC plc.
David chairs Rockpools People and Performance Ltd, Energy 10 Ltd, and Allied Lighting Ltd, and is Deputy Chairman of Preston North End FC.
Members of the Board are responsible for exercising effective strategic leadership of the Authority.