David joined Downing in 2013. His focus is on sourcing, executing and managing investments for the Energy & Infrastructure team. Prior to joining Downing, David worked for the environmental infrastructure team at Ernst & Young providing transaction and consulting advice to clients across the renewable energy and waste sectors. David started his career within the audit practice at Deloitte before moving into corporate finance, where he worked across a number of transactions in its M&A team. David has a BSc in Business and Financial Economics from the University of Leeds and qualified as a Chartered Accountant.