Barclays Capital has appointed David Shaw as a director in its financial sponsor coverage team.
His primary responsibilities will be to cover UK origination opportunities.
Shaw joins Barclays Capital from UBS Warburg, where he was an executive director in the leveraged finance group.
The financial sponsor coverage team at Barclays Capital acts as the primary point of contact between the firm and its major international private equity houses and venture capitalists. The team provides the financing products to enable this client base to acquire businesses including senior syndicated loans, high yield bonds, mezzanine debt, securitisation and derivatives.