An Audience with Ian Rand


The next in our ‘Audience with…’ series, an 'Audience with Ian Rand' will be held on Thursday 13th September, 8.30am - 10.30am at Burges Salmon’s offices at 6 New Street Square, London EC4A 3BF.


An Audience with Ian Rand

The event will begin with registration and light refreshments at 8.30am. Molly Neal, Head of Corporate Communications at Landsec, will then chair the interview with Ian Rand, during which he will talk about his career and, in particular, his commitment to improving diversity and inclusion in banking. There will be time for questions from the audience followed by drinks and an opportunity to network. The event will finish at 10.30 am.

Ian Rand was appointed in March 2016 as CEO of Business Banking, Barclays UK. He is responsible for the business that provides banking services to nearly 1m UK small business clients.

Prior to 2016 Ian was COO for Corporate Banking, responsible for the day to day operations of the Corporate Bank and delivering major change projects. Ian joined Barclays in 2008. Prior to that he was a COO at JPMorgan in London and New York for 8 years, working in Sales, Trading and Research. Before moving to banking, Ian served in the British Army for 10 years working in Northern Ireland, Norway, Bosnia and Kosovo.

Ian is committed to improving diversity and inclusion in banking, chairing Barclays' diversity and inclusion council and sponsoring leadership learning pods – his work in this field resulted in him being named a 2018 Management Today Agent of Change.

If you would like to attend, please register your interest to by Monday 13th August.