COVID-19 has shown Edward Bramson that life’s to short to deal with the likes of Jes Staley.
But Edward Bramson would love to see a long-dated pink slip with the Barclays CEO’s name on it.
You might think they’re not related issues, but to Edward Bramson it’s like the big reveal in the DaVinci Code, a book I have not read.
And unfortunately for Edward Bramson and the 3,000 of you without jobs, it’s not in the “deemphasize the investment bank” kind of way.
Jes Staley has had quite enough of Edward Bramson.
Jes Staley is so dedicated to the business that he’s taking it for himself.
It sure sounded good in a press release, though.
Edward Bramson thinks Jes Staley’s victory lap was perhaps a bit premature.