NEW YORK–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Barclays announces the appointment of Robert Peck as President of Global Internet Banking within the Technology Banking Group. Mr. Peck will be based in New York and will report to Laurence Braham and Greg Dalvito, Co-Heads of Technology Banking Services for the Americas at Barclays.
Mr. Peck joins Barclays with over 20 years of experience in the banking industry, most recently as Global Head of Internet Investment Banking at Credit Suisse. Prior to Credit Suisse, Mr. Peck was Global Head of Internet Research at SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, a division of SunTrust Banks Inc. In this role, he covered various Internet stocks and media including Alibaba, Amazon, Facebook, Google and Netflix, and it has been named for several years in Institutional Investors’ annual All-America Research ranking. Prior to joining SunTrust in 2013, Mr. Peck was President of CoRise, an investment bank focused on innovation and disruptive technologies in digital media, and from 2008 to 2011 he was Senior Technology and Equities Analyst. Internet at Baron Capital. Mr. Peck also previously worked for Bear Stearns and Lehman Brothers, and began his career with Merrill Lynch.
âBob is highly regarded as a thought leader in the Internet space, and his close relationships with key industry players will bring great benefits to our clients,â said Laurence Braham, Co-Head of Technology Banking Services , Americas. âHe has an exceptional track record and is a great addition to our internet platform and our larger technology franchise. ”
âBob’s expertise and experience will perfectly complement our origination-driven banking model and our delivery of exceptional strategic advice to our clients,â added John Miller, Global Head of Bank Coverage. âHis appointment is further proof of our commitment to operating a leading technology franchise. ”
Mr. Peck’s hiring follows Barclays’ appointment of Riaz Ladhabhoy as Co-Head of Internet Banking Services for the Americas in February. Barclays appointed Mark Zanoli vice president of technology banking and Ed Wehle director of global technology banking in 2018, and Ben Freeland co-head of software banking for the Americas in fall 2017.
Mr. Peck will start at Barclays in June 2019.
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