Talent And Diversity Drive Barclays Digital Innovation


Barclays, the 300 year old bank founded by Quakers, has a history of innovation spanning three industrial revolutions. It is now driving innovation into the fourth industrial revolution – the digital revolution, with talent and diversity.

Barclays’ list of innovations is impressive: funding the world’s first industrial steam railway, the first credit card to be launched in the UK, the world’s first ATM machine, the list goes on. Barclays technology archive blog is worth a read for any self-confessed geek!

In 2001, I was doing my personal trading through the dot.com era with a Barclays sharing trading account online and available on my mobile phone, before “the app” changed our lives forever!

Read full news article on Forbes.com