Bob Mainprize

Managing Director, Regional Chief Risk Officer, Asia Pacific
Barclays Bank PLC

IBF Distinguished Fellow (2007)

Risk Management

"It is better to be roughly right than precisely wrong. - John Maynard Keynes"


Mr Mainprize is the Regional Chief Risk Officer, Asia Pacific of Barclays Bank PLC, a role he has performed since 2000. Prior to relocating to Singapore he was the Global Head of Sovereign and Financial Institution and Contingent Risk management for Barclays in London.

He has worked for the Barclays Group in the Americas and Europe, as well as Tokyo and Singapore. He has held senior management positions in the banking, trading and risk management areas of Barclays.

Mr Mainprize is a member of the bank's Asia Pacific Executive Committee.