David Nussbaum became Chief Executive of WWF-UK in 2007, and chairs WWF’s Global Climate and Energy Initiative. He is also non-executive Chair of Transparency International UK, and sits on the Marks & Spencer Executive Advisory Board on Sustainability and the Board of the IIRC.
David originally qualified with Price Waterhouse, moved into venture capital with 3i, and then into manufacturing, latterly as FD of Field Group plc through its management buyout and subsequent successful flotation. He joined Oxfam in 1997 as FD and a Deputy CEO and was later seconded to head up Oxfam’s operations in India. In 2002 David joined Transparency International, the leading global anti-corruption organisation as Chief Executive based in Berlin.