Chris Manners

Visiting Scholar

The London Institute of Banking & Finance Faculty Profiles

Chris is a Managing Director and co-heads the European banks equity research team at Barclays. He was previously a research analyst covering the financial sector at Morgan Stanley and a financial sector auditor at KPMG.

Banking, Research, Capital markets, UK.


Barclays, Research analyst co-head of European banks research team: 2018 – present.

Morgan Stanley

  • Research analyst covering UK banks: 2009 – 2018.
  • Research analyst covering Diversified Financials: 2004 – 2009.

KPMG, Auditor focusing on Financial Services: 2001 – 2004.

MSc, Chemistry, University of Oxford: 1996 – 2000.

Professional qualifications
Chartered Accountancy (ACA), Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW): 2004.

Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales (ICAEW).         

Thomson Earnings Estimator Awards

  • European Banks #1 (2015)
  • UK Financials #1 (2015).