Barclays today announced the appointment of Elyssa Kupferberg as a Director and Investment Representative in the Wealth and Investment Management Division. Based in Palm Beach, Florida, Ms. Kupferberg will be responsible for implementing the organization’s global wealth management programs and sophisticated investment alternative strategies to high net worth individuals, foundations, corporations and not-for-profit organizations. Ms. Kupferberg reports to John Cregan, Regional Manager for Palm Beach. “We are thrilled to have such a talented and experienced individual join our team," said Mr. Cregan. “Elyssa is well-known and enormously well-respected throughout the state of Florida and we’re especially excited about her deep roots in the Boca Raton community. Her hiring underscores our goal of serving the complex needs of high net worth clients throughout the region as well as our commitment to attracting the very best wealth and investment management professionals.” Ms. Kupferberg joins Barclays after having spent 14 years at BNY Mellon, most recently as the Senior Sales Director and Senior Vice President. Prior to joining BNY Mellon in 1999, Ms. Kupferberg was with Chase Manhattan Private Bank for 13 years. Ms. Kupferberg is a professional advisory committee member of Boca Regional Hospital Foundation, Anti-Defamation League, and Jewish Adoption and Foster Care Options. She serves as a board member of Florence Fuller, Jewish Association for Residential Care, American Jewish Committee, Israel Cancer Association, Greater Boca Raton Estate Planning Council, and the Federation of South Palm Beach County where she is also vice chair of the Foundation. About Barclays Barclays is a major global financial services provider engaged in personal banking, credit cards, corporate and investment banking and wealth and investment management with an extensive international presence in Europe, the Americas, Africa and Asia. Barclays’ purpose is to help people achieve their ambitions – in the right way. With over 300 years of history and expertise in banking, Barclays operates in over 50 countries and employs approximately 140,000 people. Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for customers and clients worldwide. For further information about Barclays, please visit our website www.barclays.com. *as of February 2013 “Barclays” refers to any company in the Barclays PLC group of companies.