Global Head of Markets (Interim)
Appointed: 1 April 2019
Relevant skills and experience
Stephen Dainton is Global Head of Markets (interim) at Barclays.
Based in London, he leads the business across Credit, Distribution, Equities, and Macro. He has over 25 years of experience in global markets across trading, sales, risk, capital markets, structuring, and research.
Stephen joined Barclays in September 2017 as Global Head of Equities. Prior to Barclays he 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 as Head of Equity Distribution EMEA 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 also held roles in Equities at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette in both London and New York.
He graduated from The University of Exeter.