Goldman hires Barclays' former head of M&A

|About: Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (GS)|By:, SA News Editor

Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) has hired Paul Parker, Barclays' (NYSE:BCS) former global head of mergers, who left the bank earlier this year ahead of the restructuring of its investment-banking unit.

Parker is expected to start the new role in the next few weeks, and will become co-chairman of M&A.