Barclays appoints Angela Liu as CEO of China


Ms. Liu joins Barclays with nearly 20 years of experience in the banking industry and will be reporting to Jaideep Khanna, Head of Barclays, APAC

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October 12, 2021 -- As Barclays continues to reinforce its Asia Pacific franchise, the bank has announced the appointment of Angela Liu as Country CEO, China, to strengthen its existing cross-border Corporate and Investment Bank (CIB) platform in China.

Barclays is currently present in key Asia Pacific markets including China/Hong Kong SAR, India, Japan, Singapore and Australia. Ms. Liu will be responsible for strengthening Barclays' cross-border CIB platform in China by expanding the bank's current platform and capabilities model - to support corporates and financial institutions based in China, catering to their cross-border corporate and investment banking needs, and connecting them to the capital markets of Asia Pacific, UK, Europe and the Americas. Ms. Liu will also be leading Barclays' China growth initiatives across all product lines in Global Markets, Investment Banking and Corporate Banking, in partnership with the bank's regional heads of the CIB, and will also work with Ms. Grace Kuo, Barclays' Shanghai Branch Manager.

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