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Mr. Cyrus Ardalan serves as Vice Chairman and Head of Investment Banking, Russia, the Middle East and Africa of Barclays Capital. Mr. Ardalan was previously the Global Head of Fixed Income Marketing at Paribas. Mr. Ardalan occupied a number of senior roles at Paribas from 1990 to 2000 in London and New York, including Global Head of Bonds and Head of Paribas Capital Markets’ activities in North and South America. Prior to joining Paribas, he served as Managing Director at Chemical Bank responsible for product development. Mr. Ardalan previously spent 12 years at the World Bank in Washington and served as the Division Chief of Treasury Operations. He serves as the Chairman of the Board at International Capital Market Association. Mr. Ardalan has been a Director of DIFC Authority at Dubai International Financial Centre since May 2006. He serves as Director of Barclays Capital of Barclays Bank plc, United Arab Emirates.