What attracted you to Barclaycard?
The performance of the business, the dynamism of the culture and the challenge of working in a different part of the bank.
What inspires you?
People who look beyond their own interests to change things for a great many others.
What was your first job and what did you learn from it?
A cook in a busy city centre bar. I learnt that organisation, preparation and an ability to work with others is a key part of working anywhere. I also developed an ability to deal with customers who were not impressed with my cooking.
Head of Compliance
Global General Counsel
Barclays Wealth and Investment Management
Simmons & Simmons
What do you look for in the people you hire?
A passion to learn new things, a quick mind and great communication skills.
What’s been the highlight of your career?
Having the opportunity to lead people.
What are your personal and professional ambitions for the next 5 years?
Get better as a colleague and spend more time with my kids.