Rupert Jones is Head of European Equity Research at Barclays. Previously, he was Head of European and Emerging European Equity Research at Morgan Stanley, where he oversaw the Extel number 1 ranked department, with the most top-ranked sector teams in Europe, for 11 years. He also spent two years as Deputy Head of Research, three years in Product Development & Marketing, and two years in the top ranked Retail and Luxury/Sports brands team. A Chartered Accountant, Rupert started his career at Ernst & Young. At Morgan Stanley, Rupert sat on the European Management Committee. He was also a member of the Institutional Securities Global Diversity Council and chaired the European Diversity Advisory Council. Rupert is an ICAEW Prize Winner and CASSL Prize Winner. He has an MA in Mediaeval History from University of St Andrews.