David was Chief Underwriter for the Medical Sickness Group, where he was responsible for both Underwriting and Claims, from 1981 to 1997. In 1997, he became Claims Manager for Permanent Insurance Company. He was Permanent’s representative on the Association of British Insurers Income Protection and Critical Illness Forum and a member of the Industry Working Party liaising with the Government’s New Deal project.
He retired from Permanent at the end of 1999. David is a Fellow of the Chartered Insurance Institute and of the Assurance Medical Society. He is a member of the Health Claims Forum, the Association of Medical Underwriters and other Industry Associations.