David Freud

David Freud, the great grandson of Sigmund, entered the City in 1984 just as the financial revolution triggered by Big Bang got under way. He had spent the first 11 years of his career as a journalist and never envisaged working in the financial markets. But a stretch on the Financial Times' Lex column led to a job in the securities operation of the leading UK investment bank - Warburg - now known as UBS. David is 55, married with three children, and currently chief executive of the Portland...See more