Pamela Govostes to Provide Risk Management Strategies to Financial Institutions
Wolters Kluwer Financial Services announced today it continues to expand its consulting practice with the addition of Pamela Govostes, who joins the company as an enterprise risk management consultant. In this role, Govostes will advise clients on risk management strategies and provide risk management consulting services on large-scale OneSumX® GRC implementations.
As a 17-year veteran of the global financial industry, Govostes’ experience and expertise will help Wolters Kluwer Financial Services’ respond to industry attention focused on heightened regulatory expectations around risk processes and controls. She will also provide guidance to internal teams, including Sales and Marketing, by serving as a subject matter expert on risk management trends and developments.
Govostes has extensive experience in financial risk management, regulatory compliance project management, operations risk processes and Project Management Office management. Prior to joining Wolters Kluwer Financial Services, Govostes worked in global financial institutions and consulting firms in the U.S., Hong Kong and Beijing. Previously, she helped develop Asia-Pacific market entry strategies for global financial institutions setting up hubs in Asia. She also redesigned and implemented the credit risk management framework for a large bank in mainland China by leading a cross-functional team of cross-border consultants. In addition, Govostes has taught risk and project management courses at a university in Michigan.
Govostes holds a bachelor of arts degree in operations & strategic management and accounting, and a master of science in finance from Boston College.
“The addition of Pamela to our team underscores Wolters Kluwer Financial Services’ commitment to helping ensure financial services organizations are well-equipped to address a myriad of new compliance requirements and increasing operational risk,” said Stephen M. Cross, senior director, Compliance and Advisory Services, Wolters Kluwer Financial Services. “We look forward to the valuable insights and perspectives Pamela will bring to our organization.”
For more information about Wolters Kluwer Financial Services’ Professional Services and Consulting Practice, please visit www.WoltersKluwerFS.com/Consulting.
About Wolters Kluwer Financial Services
Wolters Kluwer Financial Services provides more than 15,000 customers worldwide with risk management, compliance, finance and audit solutions that help them successfully navigate regulatory complexity, optimize risk and financial performance, and manage data to support critical decisions. With more than 30 offices in 20 countries, our prominent brands include: AppOne®, AuthenticWeb™, Bankers Systems®, Capital Changes, CASH Suite™, GainsKeeper®, NILS®, OneSumX®, TeamMate®, Uniform Forms™, VMP® Mortgage Solutions and Wiz®. Wolters Kluwer Financial Services is part of Wolters Kluwer, which had 2013 annual revenues of €3.6 billion ($4.7 billion), employs 19,000 employees worldwide, and maintains operations in over 40 countries across Europe, North America, Asia Pacific, and Latin America. Wolters Kluwer is headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands. Its shares are quoted on Euronext Amsterdam (WKL) and are included in the AEX and Euronext 100 indices.