David C. Benton (Born October 29, 1957) is a British nurse and former chief executive officer of International Council of Nurses. He served in this capacity between 2008 to 2015. He took over from Judith Oulton and before his appointment, he was a senior consultant in the same organisation. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Nursing and Royal College of Nursing. 
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