Founder & CEO
David Beard is a serial entrepreneur and founder, and CEO of Lending Expert. At the age of 16, he joined AstraZeneca as an apprentice, leaving after a decade of working as an engineer to pursue his dream of building his own business.
He created the comparison site, Lending Expert, in 2013, helping thousands of people every year to find the right financial products and received accreditation by Investors in People and the ISO 9001 quality standards certification for his other businesses.
In the early days, David used credit cards and loans himself to grow his businesses and is passionate about championing responsible borrowing for creating start-ups. His expertise in loans, credit cards and mortgages make him an expert lending commentator.