David joined the Land Securities "Board as a Non-executive Director in April 2002 and was Senior Independent Director from November 2003 to March 2012. David was Group Director (Investments) of Legal & General Group plc until December 2001, and during that time also served as the Chairman of the Association of British Insurers’ Investment Committee.
"David is the Senior Independent Director and Deputy Chairman of Xstrata Group PLC and a Non-executive Director of the London Metal Exchange. He is a Non-executive Director of Brown, Shipley & Co. Ltd, the private bank. He has many years’ experience as a Non-executive Director in the investment, property, finance and mining industries." 
Resources and articles
- Land Securities David Rough, organizational web page, accessed September 21, 2012.