David Reed

Director, Capital Markets – Digital Assets & ESG

David is a Director within the Capital Markets Governance Team at Invesco, with a specific focus on Digital Assets & ESG. Having recently moved to this new role in the Capital Markets team he is part of a cross functional group looking at the application of Digital Assets from Crypto products, through Tokenization and leveraging DLT technology to help Invesco transform to meet the needs of this relatively new market and distribution eco-system.

Over a career spanning more than 30 years in the asset management sector, he has held a wide range of roles across a number of organisations, including Heading the Direct Retail Client business at Columbia Threadneedle where he was responsible for moving the distribution model to a digital channel. At JP Morgan Asset Management he was responsible for rolling out a Global Client engagement platform. He further co-founded a specialist consultancy, that focused on the platform distribution model in EMEA, working with financial institutions to integrate this capability within their organizations.

David holds a B.Eng. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Plymouth.