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Barclays Announces Executive Promotions
Apr 23 15
Barclays announced the promotion of Makram Azar to Chairman of Banking for Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA). In his expanded role, Makram will focus his efforts on strengthening senior client relations and collaborating with the senior management team in order to implement the strategy of Barclays across the EMEA region. In order to further enhance the banking platform in the region, Barclays also promoted Sam Dean and Crispin Osborne to be Co-Heads of Banking, Investment Bank for the EMEA, filling a role that has been vacant for a year after its previous holder Richard Taylor took on global oversight of the business.
Barclays PLC Announces Executive Promotions
Apr 21 15
Barclays PLC has promoted Sam Dean and Crispin Osborne as co-heads of banking for the Europe, Middle East and Africa. The role had been vacant for a year. Dean returned to Barclays Plc in January after taking a year-long sabbatical. Osborne joined the firm in 2010 as head of banking for the Central and Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa.
Barclays plc Appoints Sarah Leshner as Head of its Emerging Markets
Apr 16 15
Former HSBC Holdings executive, Sarah Leshner, has been hired by Barclays Plc as head of its emerging markets. In the new role, Leshner will focus on corporate debt and commence her employment in New York next month. Leshner left HSBC Holdings last month after four years at the London-based bank.
Barclays PLC Appoints James Lundie as MD and Head of Corporate Communications, Personal and Corporate Banking, Effective April 20, 2015
Apr 10 15
Barclays PLC has announced that it has hired a head for corporate communications. James Lundie has been appointed as MD and head of corporate communications, personal and corporate banking at Barclays Plc. He is to start on April 20 to attend to his new responsibilities. Lundie was at Edelman for 12 years.
Barclays plc Appoints Peter Cohen as Global Head of Media Banking
Mar 31 15
Barclays Plc has hired former Blackstone Group LP advisory banker, Peter Cohen, as its global head of media banking. Before joining Blackstone in 2009, Cohen was a managing director in the media investment banking group at JP Morgan Chase & Co.