David Williams is responsible for the governance and oversight of all non-retail credit exposure throughout the Barclays Group. He was appointed to that position in November of 2007.
Williams joined Barclays in 1986 and held a variety of front office positions in London and New York before joining Barclays Capital’s risk function in 1995 as Head of Credit S.E Asia in Singapore. He returned to the UK in 1999 to manage the Traded Product Exposure Management team before being appointed Chief Credit Officer, Europe in 2002. In addition, he was responsible for Barclays Capital’s credit risk methodology team and was the Responsible Executive for its Basel II project.
David has a degree in Law & Economics and is a graduate of the Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst.