David Semmens is Chief Investment Officer at leading UK digital wealth management service, Wealthify. Since completing an M.Sc. in Economics at the University of Warwick, David has worked in London, New York, and Paris, running the gauntlet in banking, insurance and asset management for HSBC Asset Management, Euler Hermes and Standard Chartered Bank. David is a CFA charterholder with an Executive MBA from the University of Cambridge. He also is an adjunct-lecturer delivering a postgraduate finance and investment course at Heriot Watt University.
He is passionate about improving financial literacy and helping people to gain the confidence to become investors. In his spare time, he enjoys playing cards, crime novels, and walking his dog.
Aviva-backed online investment service, Wealthify is a leading player in the UK’s emerging robo-investing sector, using smart technology and award-winning design to make investing easy, accessible and affordable for everyone.