David Jonathan Bennett is a British businessperson who has been the head of 8 different companies. Currently, he holds the position of Chairman of Virgin Money UK Plc, Chairman for Clydesdale Bank Plc and Chairman for Virgin Money Plc (both are subsidiaries of Virgin Money UK Plc) and Chairman of Ashmore Group Plc. Mr. Bennett is also on the board of PayPal (Europe) SARL et Cie SCA and David Bennett Advisory Ltd.
In his past career Mr. Bennett was Non-Executive Chairman at HomeServe Membership Ltd., Non-Executive Director at Pacnet Ltd., Non-Executive Chairman of Together Financial Services Ltd., Finance Director for Alliance & Leicester Ltd., Finance Director at Cheltenham & Gloucester Plc, Principal at Lloyds Bank Asset Finance Ltd. and Member of ACT 2013 Ltd.
Mr. Bennett received a graduate degree from the University of Cambridge.