David Pearson

Director of Partnerships

David joined the Chamber in 2015 and has an extensive portfolio which includes responsibility for the Chamber’s Membership Team and award winning International Team. David also has responsibility for developing partnerships across the region, and through the Chamber’s worldwide network.

David’s background is in Commercial Banking where he held several roles but always focused on working with SMEs to improve their performance. He has led a variety of teams throughout his career and spent a number of years specialising in International Development. He has accompanied clients on overseas market visits and trade exhibitions and has been responsible for creating some of the key networks in the region. 

David is a qualified banker (ACIB) and a Certified International Trade Adviser. He lives near Newark with his wife, dog, cat and several chickens.