David Craig

Co-Chair, Taskforce on Nature-related Financial Disclosures (TNFD); Senior Advisor, LSEG

David Craig is Group Head of Data & Analytics for LSEG and CEO of Refinitiv. He was previously the President of Thomson Reuters Financial & Risk business (now Refinitiv).

Prior to this, David founded, and was CEO, of the Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) business at Thomson Reuters. David first joined Reuters Plc. as Chief Strategy Officer in 2007 and led the integration planning for the Thomson Reuters merger, following the Thomson Corporation acquiring Reuters, and lead the organic and M&A strategy of the combined business.

He is a board member of the Atlantic Council based in Washington, DC and on the Advisory Council of TheCityUK. David is also chair of the CityUK China Markets Advisory FinTech Group, in association with the China Britain Business Council. David recently was a member of the World Economic Forum’s Digital Disruption Innovation Group on digital identities and federated ledgers (Blockchain).

David has a first class BEng from Bristol University in Electronic Engineering, where he also spent three years training as a pilot with the Royal Air Force. David is a keen sailor, skier and rugby fan, and coaches U11 at Wasps Rugby Club in London.