Deputy Head of Markets
Stephen Dainton is Deputy Head of Markets and a member of the Group Executive Committee of Barclays, based in London. He is responsible for Global Sales, Senior Relationship Management (SRM) and Financing.
Stephen has over 30 years of experience in global markets across trading, sales, risk, capital markets, structuring, and research. He joined Barclays in September 2017 as Global Head of Equities and Co Head of Markets .
Prior to Barclays, Stephen spent 14 years at Credit Suisse where he served as Co-Head of Global Markets for the EMEA region. He joined Credit Suisse in 2003 in the Equity Division and went on to become Head of Equities for the region, before assuming his global markets role. Previously, Stephen worked at Goldman Sachs as Head of US and International Equities, based in New York. He has also held roles in Equities at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette in both London and New York.
He graduated from The University of Exeter.