Solomon is a Managing Director and global head of GI&S at Barclays Wealth and Investment Management (WIM) and member of WIM Executive committee.
GI&S is the center of excellence for investments across Barclays servicing clients of Personal Banking, Wealth and Corporate. The GI&S capabilities span both in-house investments capabilities as well as open architecture platforms. In addition to proving investment thought leadership and investments capabilities, GI&S also provides platforms for securities, FX and derivatives structuring and dealing. Finally, GI&S is also responsible for Banking, Credit and Trust proposition for Wealth clients.
Solomon joined Barclays in 2011 from Citi Private Bank, where he was a Managing Director and head of Capital Markets for EMEA. Prior to his seven years at Citi, he worked at Merrill Lynch as Head of Distribution for Private Clients. Previously, Solomon has worked at Goldman Sachs and Bankers Trust in Corporate Finance and Capital Markets respectively
He graduated from Oxford University with a BA in Politics, Philosophy and Economics and Post Graduate Degree in Economics.