Wol Kolade

Wol is Managing Partner at Livingbridge. 

Wol has an engineering degree from King's College London, as well as an MBA from the University of Exeter Business School. He started his career with Barclays in 1990 and after a short period in various head office roles, he joined a predecessor firm of Livingbridge in 1993. 

Wol has a deep interest in healthcare and eduction, and sits on the boards of a number of schools and universities. He is chairman of the Guys and St Thomas' Charity.  He also sits on the boards of NHS Improvement as a non-executive director, working to help the NHS to meet its short-term challenges and secure its future.  He sits on the advisory council of Level20, a not for profit organisation working to improve gender diversity in the private equity industry.  In 2019 he was appointed as trustee of Somerset House.