Voscur's new CEO to start in September

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4 July, 2022

 

Following a wide-ranging open recruitment process, the Trustees of Voscur are delighted to announce that the new Chief Executive Officer will be Rebecca Mear.

Rebecca currently works within the Faculty of Engineering at the University of Bristol, and has led the faculty on equity, diversity and inclusion. She has worked in partnership with Voscur in a previous organisation and is excited to return to the voluntary, community and social enterprise sector in a purposeful leadership role.

Rebecca's prior experience includes the role of Chief Executive Officer at Voluntary Action North Somerset, where she initiated and delivered a major change programme to improve the sustainability of the organisation. Previously she held the role of Director at Refugee Action Kingston, providing services and advocacy for refugees and asylum seekers.

Rebecca says: “I am thrilled to be joining Voscur at such an important stage of our journey of transformation and I am looking forward hugely to starting work on 5th September.”