David Wheldon

David Wheldon Overview

Investor Type Angel
Status Active
Investments 3
Portfolio 1
Exits 1

David Wheldon General Information


Mr. David Wheldon serves as Chief Marketing Officer at Royal Bank of Scotland. He as held senior positions on both sides of the marketing fence. Starting at Saatchi & Saatchi as a graduate trainee he rose to be a Group Account Director, after a brief tenure as managing partner at WCRS he then went on to be the Managing Director of Lowe Howard-Spink in London. He was recruited to the role of Global Director and VP of Advertising for the Coca-Cola Company based in Atlanta. David then returned to the agency world as President of BBDO Europe and then joined Tempus as a main board director and CEO of Tempus Partners, when Tempus were purchased by WPP David set up Team Vodafone for WPP. He joined Vodafone in mid 2004 as Global Director of Brand and Marketing Communications and was promoted to Global Brand Director in 2005 and became the CEO of VIML (Vodafone Ireland Marketing) in January 2008 based in Dublin. David left Vodafone in September 2010 returning to live and work in London. He joined Barclays in January 2012 as Managing Director of Brand, Reputation and Citizenship. He was appointed as Chief Marketing Officer of RBS in July 2015.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 175 Glasgow Road
  • Edinburgh EH12 1HQ
  • Scotland, United Kingdom
+44 0131 000 0000

David Wheldon Investments (3)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Samba Networks 08-Oct-2012 Seed Round 00000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Startup 00000 0000000
00000 00000000 01-Nov-2011 0000 00000 00000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Startup 00000 0000000
000000 00000 00000 0000 00000 000 Social/Platform Software Profitable
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David Wheldon Exits (1)

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Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
000000 00000 00000 21-Apr-2016 000000000000000000

David Wheldon Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
David Wheldon Angel Investor 0 Edinburgh, United Kingdom