David Eveleigh

David Eveleigh

Group General Counsel and Company Secretary, Serco


David Eveleigh is the group general counsel and company secretary of Serco Group plc. Serco is a leading provider of public services. Its customers are governments or others operating in the public sector and it operates internationally across five sectors – Defence, Justice & Immigration, Transport, Healthcare and Citizen Services.


He leads on legal and commercial activities, the company secretarial function and on governance and compliance matters.


He has extensive experience in the IT and services businesses having held roles as general counsel of the BT Global Services division of BT plc as well as senior counsel of DuPont de Nemours. David started his career in private practice at Ashurst the leading City law firm and he is a qualified solicitor. He attended Southampton University and he is a non-executive director of the Legal Services Board, the independent body responsible for overseeing the regulation of lawyers in England and Wales.