Jes Staley joined Barclays as Group Chief Executive on 1 December 2015.

Mr. Staley has nearly four decades of extensive experience in banking and financial services. He worked for more than 30 years at JPMorgan Chase, initially training as a commercial banker, and later advancing to the leadership of major businesses involving Equities, Private Banking and Asset Management, and ultimately heading the company’s global Investment Bank. Most recently, he served as Managing Partner at BlueMountain Capital.