David Farnsworth

Director and Chief Grants Officer, City Bridge Trust

David Farnsworth joined City Bridge Trust in June 2013 as Chief Grants Officer.  David trained in the City as a lawyer, and practised as a solicitor.  He then spent 12 years leading teams in the voluntary sector, including heading up the central London office of the Immigration Advisory Service and being CEO of Welsh Refugee Council. David spent 5 years directing the Refugee Programme at the Diana, Princess of Wales Memorial Fund and also ran a consultancy working with leading charitable trusts and foundations committed to social justice.