Jerry del Missier is Founder and Executive Chairman of Copper Street Capital LLP. He is also a former Chief Operating Officer of Barclays Bank Plc and was a member of the bank’s Executive Committee. He also served as Chairman of the Execution and Operating Committee and was a member of its Treasury, Governance, and Control committees. Prior to Barclays, Mr. del Missier was at Bankers Trust in London as a Senior Managing Director of Derivatives Products, responsible for the European business. Previously, he was based in Toronto, Canada, responsible for the Canadian Dollar interest rate derivatives business. Before Bankers Trust, he worked for Bank of Nova Scotia.
Mr. del Missier is a past Chairman of the Board of the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association, and served on the Boards of the Global Financial Markets Association, and the International Swaps and Derivatives Association. He currently serves on the Boards of Room to Read, the Metropolitan Opera in New York, and the Maple Leaf Trust in London, and is a Fellow of The Sutton Trust in London. He serves on the Advisory Board of Queen’s University Smith School of Business in Kingston, Canada and is currently the Chairman of its Fundraising Campaign in addition to being a past member of the Queen’s University Board of Trustees. He graduated with a BSc (Chemical Engineering) and an MBA from Queen’s University.