(Reuters) – Britain’s Barclays on Thursday appointed Darren Campili as vice chairman of healthcare banking, effective from towards the end of the summer.

Campili will focus on expanding Barclays’ relationships with European life sciences clients by providing advice and capital-raising services, the lender said in a statement. http://bit.ly/2JD1yuz

Campili has spent the last twelve years at Deutsche Bank, where most recently he was global head of healthcare banking. He has also worked at Novartis.

(Reporting by Noor Zainab Hussain in Bengaluru; Editing by Jan Harvey)