(Bloomberg) — UBS AG, Switzerland’s largest bank,
hired Christophe Gioffredo, to strengthen its London-based
foreign-exchange team servicing hedge-fund clients.
Gioffredo, was previously head of foreign-exchange sales
for France at Barclays Plc. In the job he started this week, he
reports to Michael Bichan, head of currency distribution in the
U.K., according to a UBS spokeswoman in London.
Gioffredo worked at Barclays for a decade after starting
his career in 2001 at Goldman Sachs Group Inc., according to his
LinkedIn profile. He declined to comment when reached by e-mail.