Antony Jenkins is Founder and Executive Chair of 10x Future Technologies Ltd, a company that promises to redefine how banks operate and engage with customers. Antony’s focus on driving innovation in the digital economy also extends to his role as Group Chairman of Currencies Direct, the leading UK non-bank provider of foreign exchange and international payment services and his role as Board Member of Blockchain, the world’s leading software platform for digital assets. Additionally, he sits on the Digital Advisory Council of Fannie Mae and is a member of the Consultative Working Group of ESMA.
Antony is a strong believer in the need for businesses to support the future workforce to acquire the right skills to thrive in the digital era; his commitment to mobilising ethical and responsible business practices was recognised during his role as Chairman of Business in the Community, the Prince of Wales’ responsible business network, and currently as Chair of the Institute for Apprenticeships, an employer-led organisation established to promote high quality apprenticeships by 2020.
He was previously the Group CEO of Barclays plc for three years until July 2015.
Antony holds an MA from the University of Oxford and an MBA from Cranfield.