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Chief Executive Officer,
David Livingstone is Chief Executive Officer for Australia. In this role, David is responsible for Citi's business in Australia, including developing and implementing the business strategy, fostering successful client relationships at all levels of the organisation, managing risk and controls, and protecting and enhancing Citi's reputation in Australia.
David joined Citi from Credit Suisse, where he was Vice Chairman of the Investment Banking and Capital Markets Division for the European, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region. He was also Head of the Mergers & Acquisition business for that region. Prior to those roles, he was Chief Executive Officer of Credit Suisse Australia, a role he held from 2010 to 2013.
David joined Credit Suisse in 2007 from HSBC where he was a Managing Director and Head of EMEA Investment Banking Advisory. Prior to that, he worked at Goldman Sachs for 16 years in a variety of senior roles, including Head of the European Industrials business, Head of Asia (ex-Japan) Mergers & Acquisitions and Head of Australian Investment Banking.
He has extensive experience in international mergers and acquisitions transactions, capital raisings and corporate restructurings.
David holds a B.A. Honours degree in Economics from Macquarie University in Sydney and an M.A. in Law from Jesus College, Cambridge.