David Dumeresque is a partner in London-based global executive search consultants Tyzack Partners. He has over twenty-five years of experience as an advisor to a number of organisations including large multinationals to small owner-managed businesses. After five years practice in London and Paris with solicitors Slaughter and May, David spent some ten years in investment banking with NatWest Investment Bank, Scimgeour Vickers and Citicorp Investment Bank. He moved into executive search with Tyzack in 1991. A qualified solicitor, David is a graduate of the University of Durham and is a member of the Harvard Business Review Advisory Council.