“We are delighted that a dynamic, talented and forward thinking leader like Peter is joining our organization,” said Denny nealon, CEO, Barclays US Consumer Bank. “Peter will play an important role in accelerating our growth plans by forging strategic partnerships with the most well-known American brands and identifying new markets and opportunities that further diversify our offerings and meet the ever-changing needs of businesses and of consumers. “

“I am excited about the opportunity to join a proven company, ambitious growth plans and a solid reputation in the industry as a partner-oriented bank that is truly differentiated in the market,” said Gasparro. “I look forward to building on the success of Barclays’ partnering activities and developing new growth avenues for the bank.”

Gasparro will be based at US Consumer Bank’s Wilmington head office, sit on its executive committee and report to Nealon.

About Barclays US Consumer Bank
Barclays US Consumer Bank is a leading credit card issuer and co-branded financial services partner United States which creates highly personalized programs to retain and retain customers at some of the country’s most successful travel, entertainment, retail and affinity institutions. The bank offers co-branded credit cards, small business credit cards, installment loans, online savings accounts, and CDs. For more information, please visit www.BarclaysUS.com.

Barclays is a British universal bank. We are diversified by activity, by different types of clients and clients and by geography. Our businesses include consumer banking and payments operations around the world, as well as a leading full-service global corporate and investment bank, all of which are supported by our technology-providing services company, operations and functional services across the Group. For more information on Barclays, please visit www.barclays.com.

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