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Barclays Chief Operating Officer; Mike Bagguley

As part of restructuring its business, Barclays bank promoted Mike Bagguley to be the chief operating officer of Barclays PLC. He previously worked as the COO of Barclays Investment Bank. And before that, head of macro markets business in Barclays bank. Bagguley’s role comes with a lot of responsibility as he now reports to the investment bank chief. The restructuring had to happen so that the bank could reduce costs of operation and ensure more profits. As part of this strategy, Barclays Bank transferred their assets, weighted according to risk, into non-core assets. The bank also sought out to streamline its operations by reducing 7000 jobs in a period of 3 years. Mike Bagguley’s primary aim is to ensure this strategy is followed through and achieved. Hence the business can deliver services to their clients as expected.

Mike Bagguley is required to be actively involved in the improvement of infrastructure within Barclays. He also assists in the coordination and delivery of the various projects within set timelines. 

When Mike Bagguley was in charge of macro markets from March 2014 to September 2015, he ensured the macro business had been reshaped, which involved, foreign exchange, product commodities, and interest rates. This clearly shows that he is effective in the tasks that he spearheads. Barclays, among other banks, has resulted in a reduction of trading activities and concentrated on other areas with fewer regulations such as advisories and equities.

Crunchbase gives us a sneak peek on information about Mike Baguley’s education, as stated in his profile. He went to the University of Warwick where he attained a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics in 1988. According to the same site, he is also known as Michael Roy Andrew Baguley. He is based in London and joined Barclays in 2001 on the trading desk. Mike Bagguley is skilled at his work, and it’s evident that he is bringing about the much-anticipated changes within Barclays business.

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Learn More about the Banking Career of Banker Anil Chaturvedi

Working in the banking sector is among the fulfilling careers one would have. Whenever most people want to grow their finance career, they prefer working in banking investment. The kind of experience people get in this career is great. Anil Chaturvedi is among those who understand the banking sector quite well. He is not only a banker but a seasoned banker. He has terrific experience in commercial banking, investment banking, and private banking. He has always made professional pursuits on banking matters and this has yielded great rewards. He knows success in the banking world requires persistence and patience. It’s a field with several challenges but the strong-willed people don’t find these challenges a limitation.

Anil Chaturvedi started his career journey in 1971 when he joined the Indian Meerut University. When graduating with his undergraduate degree, he managed to get Honors in Economics. As a career man, Anil didn’t stop here. He went for further studies at Delhi University in 1973 and received his master’s degree in economics. The Delhi School of Economics is globally for its quality economic studies. The education he got opened some other great doors for him in the business world. He has worked in some organizations as a senior banker and also in the finance departments. His passion for banking investment has helped him to work in some of the prestigious financial organizations in different parts of the world.

Anil has held different prestigious positions in his career. He has worked at the Indian State Bank as the Branch Manager. His input in this bank cannot be undermined since he made the bank to realize substantial growth when he was the branch manager. He also proved to be a passionate career person when he took over as the Country Head for North America. Anil Chaturvedi has also worked at a New York-based bank known as ANZ Grindlays Bank. He is currently working at the private banking in Switzerland. As the current Managing Director for Hinduja Bank, Anil has become a busy man. His main aim is ensuring he has utilized the knowledge and experience he has acquired from the banking sector in the right way to make the banking sector grow.

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