David Bird is a seasoned banking professional with over 35 years of experience. He is the Director of debt advisory service at Isca Ventures LLP and is dedicated to helping management teams achieve their business goals by using effective debt structures. Before joining Isca Ventures, David held key positions in various banks in the UK, such as Clydesdale Bank, Santander UK, and Barclays Bank. At Santander UK, he served as the Deputy Regional Director in the Bristol & South West region and was responsible for managing relationships with key clients. David also served as the Managing Partner at Clydesdale Bank and was in charge of managing the bank's operations in the South West of England. He holds a degree from Okehampton Comprehensive and has also served as the Non-Executive Director on the Audit & Risk Committee for Westward Housing Group and Heart of the South West Local Enterprise Partnership.