It is with great sadness that we inform you that Professor David Finney, a former President of the International Biometric Society, passed away on Monday 12th November 2018 at a care home in Edinburgh following a short illness.

David has a long association with the Society, including serving as a Member of Council for many years in the 1950s and 1960s, Secretary of the British Region from 1947 to 1952, Regional President in 1956 and 1957 and President in 1964 and 1965. He became an Honorary Life Member in 1985.

Our thoughts are with David’s family and friends. Read the full story about David here.