Former Chairman, HSBC Asia Pacific
Non-executive Chairman, HSBC Bank Middle East Limited
David Eldon retired as Chairman of HSBC Asia Pacific and a main board Director of HSBC Holdings in 2005 after 37 years with the HSBC Group in the Middle and Far East. In 2011 he returned to banking as Non-Executive Chairman of HSBC Bank Middle East. He is Vice Chairman of Noble Group, member of the Dubai International Financial Centre Higher Board, and Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Bankers (FCIB). David was awarded the Gold Bauhinia Star by the Government of Hong Kong SAR (2004) and an Honorary Citizen of Seoul in recognition of his work for the city.