For an impressive financier like Harry Harrison, being the former head of the Non-core unit at Barclays speaks to his high level of education and experience. Indeed, he had a high-profile position at Barclays from 2014 to 2017. After 2017, Harry Harrison moved on from Barclays after the Noncore unit of Barclays was no longer a part of the firm.
Mr. Harrison also has an impressive education background. Harry Harrison attended the University of Cambridge where he earned a degree in Finance in 1989. From 1985 to 1988 he attended the University of Warwick where he earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Economics.
Mr. Harrison did note that he had moved on from Barclays. However, these days, his workday is not exactly typical as noted in an interview he had with Ideamensch.com. Moreover, Harry Harrison does not have a traditional, 9 to 5 work schedule these days. However, Mr. Harrison was quoted as saying that this type of schedule was not a cop-out.
Harrison’s wife, Amy Nauiokas founded the Anthemis Group as well as President. This company that Nauiokas founded is a business that focuses on the financial services and advisory area of investment. When Harry Harrison was asked about how the idea for the current company name was derived, Harrison quipped that it began with a curiosity regarding how firms work.
When Ideamensch.com asked Harry Harrison how the current company name was derived, Harry Harrison noted that it began with an inquisitiveness concerning how companies function on a macro level.
Harrison was also asked what makes him excited about certain trends. He quipped that he was very excited by what is happening in the financial services sector as it relates to the current high-tech world. Harrison noted the trend in “fintech” or the financial-technical milieus that are very relevant these days.
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