20 Apr 2007 10:03 GMT
Non Executive Director (Board member)
Patience was appointed to the Board on 1 January 2008.
An established financial journalist and national newspaper editor, Patience is a former Editor of the Sunday Telegraph and was Business and City Editor of The Times between 1997-2006.
She is a non-executive director of Shaftesbury PLC; a member of the UK/India Round Table and a member of the British Olympic Association Advisory Board.
DOB: 28 September, 1951
Barclays is a major global financial services provider engaged in personal banking, credit cards, corporate and investment banking and wealth and investment management with an extensive international presence in Europe, the Americas, Africa and Asia. Barclays’ purpose is to help people achieve their ambitions – in the right way.
With over 300 years of history and expertise in banking, Barclays operates in over 50 countries and employs approximately 140,000 people. Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for customers and clients worldwide.
For further information about Barclays, please visit our website www.barclays.com