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Will an American Diamond keep his lustre at Barclays?

Now that Britain’s biggest bank has an American CEO, will he change the culture of the business to infuse it with more of an American flavor?  As the former head of Barclays Capital, you could say that he’s already changed that organization to join the global banking fraternity which is fairly homogeneous anyway.  But the retail bank could benefit from more of an American service culture which could allow him to make his mark and capture share from other sleepy high street banks.