Edvard S. Olsen

Americas Chief Compliance Officer Barclays

Based in New York, he is responsible for the oversight of regulated activities undertaken by the Barclays International businesses in the IHC, CUSO and Americas region.

Ed joined Barclays in 2004 and has held various positions across Compliance and Regulatory Relations both in the US and the UK.  Ed began his career at Barclays building out Central Compliance (now known as BX) functions before moving into the various Fixed Income Markets coverage teams.  During his career at Barclays he has served as the Barclays Bank PLC Swap Dealer Chief Compliance Officer as well as the Chief Compliance Officer for Barclays Wealth Americas.  Prior to joining Barclays Ed began his Financial Services career at Merrill Lynch and Morgan Stanley in Investigation and Financial Crime related roles.