Harry Harrison says that he had a curious feeling on how companies operate and how they turn business ideas from the theory part into a practical level. He decided to pursue economics in A level at school and went ahead to major on it in college before enrolling to Cambridge University to graduate in finance. Harry got it challenging to think of any other career other than commercial facilities. He says he doesn’t have a typical day out unlike when he was at Barclays where he would wind up to $100. Harrison as an entrepreneur spends most of his time with his wife wherever she is like in film festivals or on top of mountains. For Harry, nothing can be compared to the grouping of diversity, collaboration, and humility. He says that there are big ideas concerning financial services that a bank can’t carry alone its weight making him feel that they failed in that area with his friends.
Trends that excite him are the happenings in the financial services when it comes to the information age. Upcoming of new and inventive companies that he thinks are fintech end-to-end and have goods that depend on the key market. His productivity as an entrepreneur has been pushed by the morale to handle everything the way they come. He talked about avoidance of quibbling and elongated to do lists. Harrison says that you can’t solve everything in just a day, but you can gradually move ahead ranging on items considering the team.
He would advise a younger side of him to try and enjoy much more as the outcomes of his determination. To him he his result-oriented be it in exam results, sports, industry polls amongst others. They used to enjoy their breakthroughs of daily steps and communications alongside the way to the end objective. Harrison has a belief that every year could be for the West Ham United team in the premier league, but nobody agrees with him on that. As an entrepreneur, he does exercise over and over following recommendations from sports coaches and doctors which helps in improving flexibility.
The business growth he has is because of the belief in the benefits of innovation. He relates this to the milestones he achieved in the year 2003 while working for Barclays. Harry says he has failed as an entrepreneur when it comes to communicating his own story as a leader, manager, and thinker. He wants to share more about himself in preference to his achievements in his career.
About Harry Harrison
Harry Harrison is a past leader of Barclays Non-Core situated in London. He was in that position for three years from 2014 to 2017. He operated under the investment and trading department while at Barclays for more than twenty years. He holds a bachelor’s of s science in economics from Warwick University and a Master in Finance studies from the University of Cambridge. He is currently leaving in New York and is married to Amy Nauiokas who is the founder and even president of digital financial services which is a savings and consultative firm Anthemis Group.