Barclaycard US announced Shelton Shugar today as its new chief information officer. The Delaware-based company is the credit card business of Barclays, the transatlantic consumer, corporate and investment bank.
Shugar will manage the company’s technological assets and use them to better serve customers. He brings expertise in cloud computing, product development, and e-commerce, which he developed as the vice president of Enterprise Cloud Services with Hewlett Packard. He has served in a number technology roles throughout his career.
“I’m delighted to be joining Barclaycard, a company with a unique brand and long history of excellence in financial services,” Shugar said. “The financial services industry is increasingly led by technological capabilities, and each new development is a chance to better serve customers and push the boundaries of innovation. I am excited to be joining an industry leader at this important time.”