Who is the outgoing Barclays boss Jes Staley?

In fact, he is the bank’s fifth chief executive in seven years – following in the footsteps of men such as Bob Diamond, who resigned over an interest rate-rigging scandal, and Antony Jenkins, who was sacked after falling out with the board over the bank’s cost-cutting and profitability.

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