WorldRemit appoints Spotify CFO Paul Vogel to its Board of Directors
LONDON November 23, 2020 -- WorldRemit, the global digital money transfer service, today announced the appointment of Spotify CFO Paul Vogel to its board of directors. At Spotify, Paul oversees the company’s financial affairs including corporate development, FP&A and treasury. He began his career as an analyst at Morgan Stanley, and has since held senior finance positions at leading institutions across multiple industries, most recently Managing Director at Barclays.
“Paul’s experience at blue-chip financial services institutions, combined with his tenure at Spotify where he built a world-class digital infrastructure that serves 320 million consumers in 92 markets globally, brings important new capabilities to our board”, said Breon Corcoran, CEO at WorldRemit. “As an independent director, he will also enhance our governance and audit capabilities.”
Paul joins as Non-Executive Director and Head of Audit Committee.
“WorldRemit offers an important solution for customers around the world whose digital money transfers are meeting the essential everyday needs of recipients across the globe, especially in the current environment where travel is restricted,” said Paul. “I’m excited to work with the WorldRemit team as it expands operations globally.”