Barclays PLC announced the appointment of Christian Wagner as Head of Investment Banking for Germany, Austria, and Switzerland (DACH). He will have overall responsibility for the DACH Investment Banking business, working closely with Ingrid Hengster and the Investment Banking team. Mr. Wagner joins Barclays from Morgan Stanley where he was a Managing Director and led the Financial Investors coverage franchise across the German speaking region.

Before moving to Morgan Stanley in 2019, Mr. Wagner worked at Nomura in the Corporate Finance and MA Investment Banking teams, latterly as a Managing Director, where he covered both corporates and financial investors. He started his career in 2000 at Lehman Brothers in London and relocated to Frankfurt in 2003. When Mr. Wagner joins Barclays later in 2024 he will be based in Frankfurt and will report to Duncan Goelst within Investment Banking and locally to Ingrid Hengster.