David Arendt is a Partner of The Directors’ Office, the leading practice of independent Directors in Luxembourg, which he joined in May 2017.
David, whose career spans nearly 40 years, has worked in Europe and the US in law, finance and business. Most recently he was Managing Director of Le Freeport Luxembourg, a high tech/highly secure facility for storing valuable goods and Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Cargolux, the all-cargo carrier based in Luxembourg. He has extensive experience in the fields of law, IT, corporate control, corporate finance, project management, budgeting, long term planning and administration.
David’s career started in Law with the leading Luxembourg law firm Arendt & Medernach and he was a member of the Luxembourg and New York bars. David is a well-known figure in Luxembourg and internationally in the business (including aviation and logistics), art and financial industries. In parallel to his activity of independent director, David acts as consultant and project manager on real estate, logistics and academic projects. He is the principal and Managing Director of Arendt Capital Sàrl, a company he created in January 2017.