David Pagliaro

David Pagliaro


Startupbootcamp FinTech London Mentor

David Pagliaro is recognized business leader with over 20 years’ experience in developing and implementing strategies for growth, steering commercial and product management and leading partnership activities on both a regional and global basis. His experience crosses multiple industries including management consulting, information services, finance, software, technology and telecommunications.

Between 2006 – 2015, David held a number of executive leadership roles with S&P Capital IQ including General Manager and Global Head of S&P Credit Solutions; Managing Director and Global Head of the Corporate & Commercial Lending Market Segment; and, EMEA Regional Head of Product & Content. In these roles, he was responsible for developing long-term strategies that included global and organic growth with a particular focus on capability development, product strategy and P&L management. He was instrumental, from an organizational and product growth perspective, in transforming S&P’s information businesses from a series of individual, siloed businesses into a focused set of scaled platforms. Earlier, with S&P Ratings Services, David was EMEA Regional Head of Fixed Income Solutions and also led Market Development for the Structured Finance Ratings Practice in EMEA.

Prior to joining Standard & Poor’s, David held a variety of roles with start-up companies, including head of Corporate Development for Preferred Retreats, a real estate development business based in the US and Europe. Earlier, David was a strategy consultant in the London office of Booz Allen Hamilton. His consulting experience focused on financial services, media and communication industries based in Australia, Europe and the United States.

David holds an M.B.A. from London Business School and a B.A. in Italian and Economics from the State University of New York at Albany.