James G. Claude
James Claude is the CEO of Global Voice Group, a leading RegTech and GovTech provider that works exclusively for government institutions and regulatory bodies since 2005. Before he was nominated to this post in October 2018, he had worked for the company for thirteen years. He has been one of the key members of GVG’s management team since 2009.
Since James Claude has been a member of GVG’s Board of Directors, the company has received numerous recognitions: “Technology Company of the Year” in 2021 by Africa Techweek, “Data Management Partner for Regulatory Compliance” in 2022 by Central Banking, and “Most Innovative RegTech Solution Provider” at the end of 2022 by Digital Banker Africa. Furthermore, GVG has been listed in Deloitte’s RegTech directory, which includes the top 30 regulatory technology companies offering real-time transaction monitoring and verification solutions, and Global Fintech’s Regtech100 directory, which includes the top 100 companies in the industry. In addition, as a result of his tenure as CEO of GVG, James was awarded Africa Tech Week’s 2020 CEO of the Year award.
Fluent in English, Spanish and French, Mr. Claude holds a Master’s Degree in Management from Boston University and a First Degree in Telematics Engineering from the Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra. He has also completed numerous training courses in advanced technologies and business administration, such as the “Transforming your Leadership Strategy” and “Negotiation for Executives” courses offered by the MIT Sloan School of Management.