Barclays Appoints Arif Vohra as Co-Head of Investment Banking Financial Institutions Group in Europe, Middle East and Africa


Barclays Corporate and Investment Bank today announces the appointment of Arif Vohra as co-head of the Investment Banking Financial Institutions Group (FIG) in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Arif will co-lead the business alongside Enrique Pinel, and together they will work closely with Joel Fleck and Tim Main, FIG Global Co-Heads, and Gary Antenberg, FIG Americas Head, to grow the customer base and expand our bank coverage. .

During his career, Arif has worked on mergers and acquisitions, capital raising and restructuring transactions for a wide range of financial institutions and corporations in EMEA and globally. He joins Barclays from Bank of America where he most recently co-led their FIG Investment Banking business in the EMEA region. He joined Merrill Lynch in 2001 in their Corporate Finance team. In 2010 he took on the role of Co-Head of Corporate Finance in the EMEA region, and three years later joined the FIG team to run their franchise in the UK. Arif was promoted to his most recent role in 2015.

He joins in September and will report to Tim Main.

“Arif is a highly respected FIG banker and a strong leader who understands the power of delivering the whole business to clients,” said Tim Main, Global Co-Head of FIG Investment Banking. “The strength and breadth of his expertise will bring tremendous value to our clients across the region as we seek to build on the momentum we have and further grow our FIG business.”

“FIG is an important part of building the success of our investment banking franchise in continental Europe,” said Reid Marsh, head of investment banking for Europe and the Middle East. “Arif joining our team is a demonstration of our continued investment in further strengthening our European banking capabilities.”


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