David has been involved in trading and financial markets technology for over 30 years. He has overseen trading operations in a variety of financial institutions, provides consultancy, seminar and coursework in the field of trader education, market technology and risk management and has a range of clients that include global exchanges, trading houses, investment banks and commodity trading companies. He is the CEO of TTC (Trader Training company) which creates and teaches high quality financial markets education programmes for universities, financial institutions, commercial groups and regulators.
David has a PhD in Computational Finance from CCFEA, School of Computer Sciences at Essex University and an MSc in Financial Markets from the Illinois institute of Technology (IIT) in Chicago where formerly, he was the Director of Market Technology. He is the author of five books on trading and market technology: Trading at the Speed of Light (Paradym, 2001), Professional Electronic Trading (John Wiley & Sons, 2002) Trader DNA (Paradym, 2003, 2006) and The Little Book of Trading Wisdom (Paradym 2009) and CFDs: The Definitive Guide to Contracts for Difference, (Harriman House 2009).