Fireside Chat With Ashok Vaswani

Ashok is the Global Head of Consumer Banking and Payments at Barclays. Prior to this, he was the CEO for Barclays Bank UK, covering Retail Banking, Wealth, Business Banking and Barclaycard UK. Before joining Barclays in 2010, he had an eminent banking career as a partner with a JP Morgan Chase funded private equity firm Brysam Global Partners and his last position at Citigroup was as CEO, Asia Pacific. His success can be credited to his demonstration of passion for building and managing businesses across the globe and this event is your chance to hear him talk about his journey. Olivia Dickson conducted the 'fireside chat' with an opportunity by the audience to ask questions and network.

Olivia Dickson is a senior banker, previously worked as the non-executive director at Investec PLC, Virgin Money PLC, Canada Life Limited and Travers Smith LLP. She has just been appointed as non-executive director at Royal London Group. ​


Barclays UK | 1 Churchill Pl, Canary Wharf, London E14 5HP 12th February 2020 ​​ 6:30-6:45 PM: Arrival and Networking 6:45-7:30 PM: Fireside Chat with Ashok Vaswani 7:30-8:00 PM: Question and Answer 8:00-8:30 PM: Refreshments and Networking

The following is an edited transcript of the Fireside Chat event.


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