Steve Weston

Steve Weston

Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Volt Bank

Steve Weston has over 30 years experience in financial services including leadership roles at St.George Bank, Challenger Financial Services and NAB in Australia and more recently at Barclays in the UK, where until the end of 2015 he held the roles of CEO Mortgages and Managing Director of Retail Lending. Steve was a member of Barclays’ retail, corporate banking and wealth executive committee, and a member of Barclays’ global senior leadership group.

At Barclays Steve was responsible for transforming the personal lending and mortgage businesses from laggards to being widely viewed as best in class globally from a digital, data and risk management perspective.

Steve is the co-founder of volt bank, a digital bank that will serve personal and small business banking customers in Australia.  In May 2018, volt bank became the first Australian owned start-up business to receive a banking licence since 1981.

Appearing at
Future of Financial Services Melbourne panel discussing topic
3 November - 4 November 2022
  • ICC Sydney
Our flagship event and the largest of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere, the Future of Financial Services, Sydney is the one-stop source for technology and innovation in Australia’s banking and financial services sector. For over a decade, FST’s Sydney...
FFS Sydney & NSW 2021
In partnership with NSW Government
9 November - 10 November 2021
  • Virtual Conference
FST Media’s flagship event and the largest of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere, the Future of Financial Services, Sydney has established itself as the most important tech-focused event on the industry’s calendar, setting the digital agenda for 2022 and beyond. This...