Credit Suisse Hires Barclays’s Aldridge to Head Sales Group

Credit Suisse Group AG (CSGN) hired Steve Aldridge as head of global currencies and emerging-markets electronic sales in Europe, Middle East and Africa.

The former head of Barclays Plc’s (BARC) electronic foreign- exchange sales for the U.K., Middle East and Northern Europe, Aldridge will report to the Zurich-based bank’s global head of fixed-income electronic sales, Rob Maher, according to spokesman Adam Bradbery.

Aldridge joined Credit Suisse’s London office at the start of last week. He succeeds Jonathan Wykes, who joined Bank of America Corp. in April.

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