Rob Close, payments strategy director of Barclays Bank of London, has joined the board of the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication-the Swift banking communications network.

Mr. Close, 47, is active in several payment system bodies. He is deputy chairman of the two British clearing houses-Bankers Automated Clearing Services and Clearing House Automated Payments System-as well as a director of Swift (UK) Ltd.

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