Jes Staley, an American banker as well as a chief executive officer of Barclays, is married to his wife named Deby Staley. He met Deby soon after he started working in South America. Additionally, Staley also has two children, both daughters, together with his wife. Currently, he is residing in Park Avenue, New York City as well as Southampton, New York with his family. His work has made him earn a huge amount of salary and his net worth is estimated to be around in billions.
Jes Staley is one among the popular and most loved celebrities on television screen whom we have known and are seeing daily. Some of the people may have been his fan for a long time as well as may also want to obtain some more information regarding him. Some of them also may be having information regarding Staley’s professional and personal life from different gossip pages, newspapers as well as magazines. He has spent his 34 years at the J.P. Morgan’s Investment Bank ultimately becoming the CEO before he left in 2013 for joining BlueMountain Capital.
Now, let’s extract few more details regarding Staley's bio which has been obtained from various sources. He is the native of Boston, Massachusetts, United States. He was born on 27th December of the year 1956 which has now made him reach the age of 59. Although he is known just by the name Jes Staley, his full name is James Edward Staley. He is the son of Paul R. Staley who was the president as well as the CEO of PQ Corporation. He also has one brother named Peter Staley who is AIDS activist. He attended the Bowdoin College from where he graduated cum laude with a Degree in Economics.
After completing his graduation, he joined Morgan Guaranty Trust Company in 1979. From 1980 till 1989, he worked in Latin America division of the bank. There, he served as the head of corporate finance for Brazil as well as the general manager of Brazilian brokerage firm of the company. In the early 1990s, Jes became one of the founding members of the J.P. Morgan’s equities business and then he ran Equity Capital Market and Syndicate Groups.
After working more than 30 years, Jes left J.P. Morgan in 2013 for joining BlueMountain Capital as managing partner. He was then elected to the board of directors of UBS in May 2015 as the new member of Human Resources and Compensation Committee as well as of Risk Committee. Later, it was announced on 28th October 2015 that he would become the group chief executive of Barclays effective on 1st December. Apart from that, Staley is Bowdoin College trustee. He also served on boards of Robin Hood Foundation, United States-Chine Business Council, Institute of International Finance.
Apart from that, he is also the member of advisory board of American Museum of Natural History. Besides, he is married to his wife Deby Staley with whom he married while starting work in South America. The couple also has two children, both together with each other. Jes has been able to earn a huge amount of net worth but the exact amount is not known to any media.