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David Saunders

Managing Director


David Saunders works in a variety of industries, jurisdictions, and forums, including the UK courts and both international commercial and investment arbitrations, with particular expertise in valuations and the quantification of damages. He has been appointed as expert accountant on over eighty occasions and has given oral testimony on sixteen occasions both in the UK courts and to arbitral tribunals in a number of jurisdictions, including London, Stockholm, Paris, Dubai, Hong Kong, and New York.

Mr. Saunders also has significant fraud and financial investigation experience, undertaking fraud and regulatory investigations in the United Kingdom, Europe, and Asia, and has provided expert evidence on funds tracing issues. He has also performed a number of preacquisition due diligence assignments and pre-lending reviews.

Mr. Saunders' cases have covered a range of business sectors, including oil and gas, commodity trading, construction, property, pharmaceutical, telecommunications, manufacturing, hotels, retail, entertainment, and financial services.


University of Wales, Cardiff
BEng, Engineering Production and Production Management, 1990 (honors)

Employment History

Navigant Consulting (Europe) Limited
Managing director
2006 - 2013

BDO Stoy Hayward LLP
2005 - 2006

Kroll Lindquist Avey
1996 - 2004 

Grant Thornton
Senior manager, Audit and Investigations
1990 - 1996

Westland Helicopters Limited
Undergraduate trainee
1986 - 1990

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Professional Affiliations

Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales

Associate of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators

ADR Accredited Mediator