As the independent, Non-Executive Chairman of Hermes GPE, David Gamble advises on governance, strategy, performance and development of the business. David has almost 40 years of pension fund experience and his investment career includes GEC Pension Fund, NM Rothschild & Sons Ltd and County NatWest Investment Management, where he was Deputy Chief Executive. He was President of NatWest Investment Banking USA from 1984-89 and Chief Executive of British Airways Pension Investment Management Ltd from 1993 to 2004. He is also a former UK Chairman of GIPS (the Global Investment Performance Standards). David currently serves as trustee to two major pension funds and undertakes a number of non-executive and advisory roles in both asset management and private equity-backed companies.