Leadership Team Appointments
- Philip Goss, appointed Chief Risk Officer
- Victoria Carr, appointed People Director
- Toyin Tolle, appointed Chief of Staff
Volante Global is delighted to announce the appointment of 3 senior positions. Philip Goss has been appointed Chief Risk Officer, Victoria Carr, People Director and Toyin Tolle, Chief of Staff. They will form part of the Executive Committee reporting to the Chief Executive Officer Talbir Bains and will bring additional professional stewardship to the Volante Management team.
Philip joins from Hastings where he was Group CRO and Compliance Director. Philip has significant experience in Risk management (operational & conduct), transforming audit, risk and compliance functions, financial Crime, AML & data protection, compliance monitoring and risk assurance, risk frameworks and Board/Risk Committee reporting. Philip also worked at AXA and HSBC prior to Hastings.
Philip’s considerable experience and skill in the Risk space comes at a vital time for the Group as we define and install our Enterprise Risk Management framework and we look forward to the engaging and value adding approach that Philip will bring to the Risk function in Volante. Philip will be appointed to the Volante Capital Holdings (VCHL) and Volante Global Limited (VGL) Boards.
Victoria has considerable experience across recruitment, talent management, organisational design, employee relations, cultural transformation, regulatory and governance requirements, operational excellence, learning & development and reward & recognition.
Victoria has worked with a number of leading corporations – Savills Investment Management, Lloyd’s of London, Liberty Specialty Markets, Swiss Re and Intercontinental Exchange. We look forward to Victoria’s influence on our People function and it will no doubt be an exciting and energising development for us as Group over the coming months and years.
Toyin has 25 years’ experience within the banking and finance sector. She is an accomplished Chief of Staff, Operating Officer and Program Manager with extensive experience managing business operations and people within large globally dispersed departments.
Prior to joining Volante, Toyin worked at Morgan Stanley for over 20 years and held several senior management positions. She also has a Masters in Investment Management and a BSc in Computer Science & Business.
Volante’s CEO Talbir Bains commented “Volante’s progression along the strategic business plan trajectory agreed with our stakeholders, demands a solid investment in market leading talent for our key functions to ensure the Group maintains disciplined oversight of a broad and large international business. Phil Goss will lead a newly established dedicated role to oversee the Risk and Compliance function as Chief Risk Officer and will work alongside me to deliver a robust value-adding ERM framework across the Volante Group.
People are at the origin of the business and with the continuous growth in the Group, we have now established a dedicated People Function, which Victoria Carr will lead. Victoria brings a broad experience from the Financial Sector and we look forward to the exciting initiatives that Victoria will introduce across the Volante business.
Communication, Culture and Community are vital frameworks for a challenger business like Volante and to maintain Volante’s revolutionary approach to innovation and forward-thinking, we are delighted to welcome Toyin Tolle to the Group. Toyin will work alongside me on Volante’s exciting journey and ambition to deliver on a number of key strategic initiatives. Toyin’s superior experience over two decades at Morgan Stanley brings a new dynamic to the Executive Committee at Volante.”