C.S Venkatakrishnan Biography
C.S Venkatakrishnan Biography – Venkat, or C. S. Venkatakrishnan, is an American banker. In November 2021, he took over as Barclays’ group chief executive (CEO) from Jes Staley.
|Banker, CEO Barclays
|Place of Birth
|Place of Residence
|New York, USA
C.S Venkatakrishnan Background
C.S Venkatakrishnan Background – Venkat was born in the Indian city of Mysore.
C.S Venkatakrishnan Education
C.S Venkatakrishnan Education – The Massachusetts Institute of Technology awarded him bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees in operations research. “Analysis and Optimization of Terminal Area Air Traffic Control Operations” was the title of his 1991 thesis.
C.S Venkatakrishnan Career
From 1994 to 2016, Venkat worked at JPMorgan Chase, where he held key positions in asset management, investment banking, and risk management, eventually rising to chief investment officer for global fixed income, with responsibility for around $200 billion in assets. In 2016, he joined Barclays as chief risk officer, and in October 2020, he was promoted to head of global markets and co-president of BBPLC.
Venkat had been Barclays’ head of global markets, and he took over from Jes Staley with immediate effect after the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and the Prudential Regulation Authority informed the bank of preliminary findings from an investigation into “how Staley had characterised his relationship with Epstein to Barclays.” He is based in the city of New York.
Venkat was Head of Global Markets, Co-President of Barclays Bank PLC (BBPLC), and a member of the Group Executive Committee of Barclays, based in New York, prior to his appointment as Group CEO. He has also worked at Barclays as the Chief Risk Officer.
Prior to joining Barclays in 2016, he worked at JP Morgan Chase from 1994, holding key positions in Asset Management, Investment Banking, and Risk Management, including Chief Investment Officer for over $200 billion in Global Fixed Income.
Venkat serves as the executive sponsor for Barclays’ Embrace global multi-cultural network.
Venkat graduated from Massachusetts Institute of Technology with a B.S., M.S., and Ph.D.
C.S Venkatakrishnan Net worth
C.S Venkatakrishnan Net worth – C.S Venkatakrishnan has a net worth of $5 million. He is currently the CEO of Barclays. He took over as Barclays’ group chief executive (CEO) from Jes Staley.