Mark Bagnall was appointed Chief Operating Officer of EFG International effective 1st January 2011. He joined EFG International in December 2008 as Global Chief Technology Officer. Prior to joining EFG, he worked from 2004 to 2008 at Merrill Lynch in London and Geneva, where he was Head of International Private Client & Wealth Management Technology, having previously held IT management roles in Capital Markets & Investment Banking in London & New York from 1998 to 2003. He started his career on the IT graduate programme with British Petroleum in 1989, before moving to JP Morgan in 1994. He is a UK citizen, and holds a BSc in Mathematics & Computer Science from Liverpool University.