Trading News: Recent Hire forms part of the 'digitalisation' of Barclays' sales and trading business
Barclays hires AI specialist from Goldman in trading revamp
Hire forms part of the 'digitalisation' of Barclays' sales and trading business
Barclays has hired a senior computer scientist from rival Goldman Sachs as it continues to make artificial intelligence a key component of its trading operations.
Justin Brickwood will join Barclays in September as head of markets innovation, a newly-created role, according to the bank. The managing director will be based in London and focus on incorporating AI and machine learning into sales and trading at Barclays.