David Ford is an active investor in the public markets and became a full-time angel investor 12 months ago. Prior to this David worked for a leading global leveraged finance investor, backing a variety of LBOs and investing across a range of asset classes, including senior debt, high-yield bonds and PIK securities. He has been the Head of Credit Research for Europe for a global specialist asset manager, as well as sitting on its European, Asia-Pacific and US Investment Committees.

David got an early taste for the tech ecosystem when on secondment in San Francisco office in the early 2000s, where he experienced first-hand the boom and bust of Silicon Valley.