David Runacres

David Runacres

Head of Japan, Refinitiv

About David

David is responsible for the management of all sales activities and the overall performance of the Refinitiv Japan business.

David has more than 30 years of experience of building sales organizations in various Asian markets, having lived in Hong Kong, Singapore, and Japan since 1987. Before re-joining Thomson Reuters, David was Head of Sales for Asia at SunGard Systems and prior to that was Head of Sales for Asia at Thomson Financial. In other roles, David has held Asian management positions at Sequent Computer Systems, Business Objects and Cognos Corporation.

David has a Bachelor of Applied Science in Computer Science and Mathematics from Monash University in Melbourne, Australia.