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Chief Executive David Montague CBE

David Montague CBEDavid Montague has been chief executive of L&Q since February 2008. He has been with L&Q since 1988 and served as Group Director of Finance before his current appointment. 

In 2013 David was elected to the National Housing Federation board and awarded a CBE for services to housing in London.

David is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and a Fellow of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors. He writes and speaks on social housing issues and publishes regular blog posts on this website.

David is L&Q's most senior lead champion for equality and diversity issues. This includes being a friend and ally of our lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender staff and resident network.


Education: Colfes Grammar School

2008: Group chief executive, L&Q Group
2000: Group finance director, L&Q
1988: Various finance roles, L&Q
1986: Finance officer London residuary body
1984: Administrator, GLC campaign headquarters
1979: Clerical officer, Ministry of Defence