David Bailey


Chief Operating Officer

I love working as part of the team at RBC Wealth Management. The passion and energy they bring to delivering tailored solutions for our clients is incredibly motivating.

David Bailey is chief operating officer with RBC Wealth Management – International. Based in Jersey, David’s responsibility is to lead in supporting the strategic agenda of the business. His key focus areas are to optimise financial performance, operational effectiveness, regulatory readiness and make sure the business operates under a sound risk culture.

David joined RBC Wealth Management in 2001 as senior finance manager before becoming head of finance in the Caribbean region in August 2011. He spent three years as chief financial officer for RBC Wealth Management – International before moving into his current role in early 2019. Before joining RBC, David held various finance manager roles with Barclays Private Banking, Payoffshore.com and Coconut, a web-based email provider.

Born in Jersey, David studied at De La Salle College. A qualified accountant, he’s a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (FCCA). In his spare time, he likes reading, walking and taking part in triathlons.