- Marcus Agius
Marcus Ambrose Paul Agius
Agius speaking at the CBI Climate Change Summit 2008
Born 22 July 1946
Residence United Kingdom Occupation Businessman
Marcus Ambrose Paul Agius (born 22 July 1946) is a British financier and businessman, currently the Chairman of Barclays. He has also been appointed the senior non-executive director on the BBC's new executive board.
Agius has been a non-executive Director of Barclays since 1 September 2006, and succeeded Matthew Barrett as Chairman from 1 January 2007. His current salary is £750,000. He was previously chairman of the London branch of investment bank Lazard and non-executive chairman of BAA Limited.
He is married to Katherine (born 1949), daughter of Edmund de Rothschild of the Rothschild banking family of England, with two children, and has a close involvement with the Rothschild family estate, Exbury Gardens in Hampshire.
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