Famous Bankers from England

List of notable or famous bankers from England, with bios and photos, including the top bankers born in England and even some popular bankers who immigrated to England. If you're trying to find out the names of famous English bankers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These bankers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known banker from England is included when available.

List is made up of people like Nick Leeson and George Jellicoe, 2nd Earl Jellicoe.

This historic bankers from England list can help answer the questions "Who are some English bankers of note?" and "Who are the most famous bankers from England?" These prominent bankers of England may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected English bankers.

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  • Abraham Newland

    Abraham Newland

    Dec. at 77 (1730-1807)
    Abraham Newland (c. 1730 – 21 November 1807) was the chief cashier at the Bank of England from 1782 to 1807. The expression "an Abraham Newland" came to mean a bank note, because without his ...more
    • Birthplace: North East England, United Kingdom
    Adam J. Applegarth (born August 1962 in Sunderland, England) was the chief executive officer of the Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne based Northern Rock bank, one of the first victims of the subprime ...more
  • Alexander Baring, 1st Baron Ashburton PC (27 October 1774 – 12 May 1848), was a British politician and financier, and a member of the Baring family. Baring was the second son of Sir Francis Baring, ...more
  • Alfred de Rothschild
    Dec. at 75 (1842-1918)
    Alfred Charles Freiherr de Rothschild, CVO (20 July 1842 – 31 January 1918), was the second son of Lionel Freiherr de Rothschild and Charlotte Freifrau von Rothschild of the Rothschild family.
  • Anthony de Rothschild
    Dec. at 65 (1810-1876)
    Sir Anthony Nathan de Rothschild, 1st Baronet (29 May 1810 – 3 January 1876) was a British financier and a member of the prominent Rothschild banking family of England.
  • Anthony Gustav de Rothschild
    Dec. at 73 (1887-1961)
    • Birthplace: London, United Kingdom
    Anthony Gustav de Rothschild (26 June 1887 – 5 February 1961) was a British banker and member of the Rothschild family.