Kate is an MCIPD and SHRM- SCP accredited international HR & operations executive with over a decade of senior and executive-level leadership and partnering experience. She is recognized with national and internal awards, regularly speaks at events, and produces thought leadership on HR and business-related topics.
Kate wears four hats, the first is her “real job” at Threads Styling, the second if as lead facilitator and consultant for AgileHR, the third is her public speaking and content creation and the fourth is as a lifelong learner, having recently completed studies in organisational psychology, and beginning a further masters in psychology in preparation for a doctorate around work psychology in the future.
Her experience spans people, talent and business strategy, process design, operational and facilities accountabilities (licensing, compliance, facilities management), commercial responsibilities including budgeting, forecasting, and P&L management. Adept at partnering with C-Suite level.
The industries Kate has played leadership roles in include Tech, eCommerce, Retail, and Hospitality. Her specialism is scaling organisations in the startup and growth stages of the business lifecycle, and nurturing them to become sustainable organisations, without losing their DNA. She’s currently working for Beyond in London, and have played a key role in its recent transformation. Kate also developed an industry-leading flexible working approach and our L&D program called Grow Beyond.
Kate’s passion is to disrupt the world of HR, working progressively to adopt best practices and best fit for the modern workforce. She is helping to get HR a seat at the leadership table.