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Varley, John,

1778–1842, English painter in watercolor; one of the founders of the Old Water Colour Society. He is best known for his paintings of Welsh mountain country. He was also an influential teacher, an astrologer, and a writer; among his writings are Landscape Design (1816) and A Treatise on Zodiacal Physiognomy (1828), which was inspired by works of William Blake, a good friend. His work is well represented at the Victoria and Albert Museum and the British Museum.
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John Varley, a former boss at Barclays Plc (LSE: BARC), is to stand trial alongside three former colleagues and the bank in January 2019.
The four are: John Varley, former CEO of Barclays; Roger Jenkins, former Executive Chairman of Investment Banking and Investment Management for the Middle East; Thomas Kalaris, former Chief Executive, Wealth and Investment Management; and Richard Boath, former Co-Head of Financial Institutions for Europe, the Middle East and Africa
The bank, former chief executive John Varley, 61, Roger Jenkins, 61, Thomas Kalaris, 61, and Richard Boath, 58, have all been charged with conspiracy to commit fraud over a June 2008 fundraising.
The bank, ex-chief executive John Varley, 61, Roger Jenkins, 61, Thomas Kalaris, 61, and Richard Boath, 58, have all been charged with conspiracy to commit fraud over a June 2008 fundraising.
BlackRock independent director John Varley has resigned from the company's board of directors, effective immediately, the company said.
Rio Tinto senior independent director John Varley has resigned as a non-executive director and will step down from the board with immediate effect.
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Michele Hooper is expected to retire from the board in April after nine years as a non-executive director and John Varley will take over her role as senior non-executive director.
The report came soon after John Varley, the bank's former chief executive and its lead adviser on government affairs, held a meeting with government officials last week.
Last year Mr Hester waived his annual bonus along with Barclays Chief executive John Varley.
The firm said the handover from current chief executive John Varley will take place on January 1, three months earlier than previously expected.
OUTGOING Barclays chief executive John Varley will be grilled by the public on Thursday at an event in London organised by the Independent Commission on Banking.