MATT HAMMERSTEIN, CAF TRUSTEE

Matt is currently CEO of Barclays Bank UK, covering Retail Banking, Investments and Wealth UK, Business Banking and Barclaycard UK.

He was previously Head of Retail Lending covering both the secured and unsecured lending businesses. Matt joined Barclays in 2004 as Director of Group Strategy, later progressing to become the Group Chief of Staff; a key strategic role in which he provided vital support to the Group CEO during the financial crisis. Matt went on to manage Barclays Group Corporate Strategy and Corporate Relations, Barclays Customer and Client Experience in Retail and Business Banking and Barclays UK Retail Products and Segments.

Before joining Barclays, Matt was a management consultant, with experience in the US and UK and across a range of industries.

Matt has a degree in Mechanical Engineering from Yale University, and an MBA from the University of Chicago.

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