Jes Staley

Jes Staley

Group Chief Executive

Appointed: 1 December 2015

Relevant skills and experience

Jes has nearly four decades of extensive experience in banking and financial services. He brings a wealth of investment banking knowledge to the Board as well as strong executive leadership, and this contribution is reflected in Barclays’ strategy and long-term sustainable success of the business. He previously worked for more than 30 years at JP Morgan where he initially trained as a commercial banker, later advancing to the leadership of major businesses involving equities, private banking and asset management, and ultimately heading JP Morgan’s Global Investment Bank.

Key current appointments

  • Board member, Bank Policy Institute
  • Board member, Institute of International Finance

Committee membership