David Macdonald

President of Europe

British, born 1964

David Macdonald joined Temenos in 2020 as the President of Europe. He is responsible for the growth, development and P&L of Temenos’ business across the region. He is based in Geneva.

David is an experienced leader who is passionate about cloud strategies and helping banks to transform digitally. He joined Temenos, after relocating from the US-based analytics software company SAS Institute Inc. where he worked for over 20 years from North Carolina, predominantly leading the global sales division. He started his career in sales with IBM before going on to co-found a marketing automation software business in the UK. In the US, he chaired numerous risk and financial services conferences and has also written a number of publications on regulatory compliance and open source analytics.

David holds a degree in civil engineering from Dundee University Scotland and was an officer in the Royal Air Force.