Steve Fedor joins Barclays Wealth as Chief Operating Officer for Middle East and North Africa

December 22, 2008 12:04 pm

Steve joins from Merrill Lynch where he spent the last 15 years of his career in a variety of product, platform management and infrastructure roles based in both London and New York. Prior to joining Merrill Lynch, Steve worked for PNC Financial Corporation and PriceWaterhouseCoopers.

As Front Office COO based in Dubai, Steve and his team will be responsible for the delivery of all operational aspects in support of Barclay’s team of Private Bankers throughout MENA. This will include liaising with the various infrastructure and support areas in the delivery of Barclay’s value proposition in the region.

He will report into Soha Nashaat, CEO of Barclays Wealth, Middle East and North Africa, and Grant Parkinson, Director, International Private Banking COO.

Soha Nashaat, CEO Barclays Wealth, Middle East and North Africa, said:

“I am delighted that Steve has joined the Barclays Wealth team in the MENA region. His superb track record and his expertise will be instrumental in building the business to an even higher level.”