Kate is the Director of Sustainability at Newcore, joining in April 2022. She is responsible for building on Newcore’s sustainability leadership in Real Estate, ensuring best practice is embedded throughout the business.
Kate was Director of Programmes and Engagement at B Lab UK for 6+ years. From launch, she co-led the B Corp movement in the UK and has helped hundreds of businesses improve their environmental and social performance, transparency and accountability. Kate was responsible for the community and oversaw the programmatic work including engagement with the SDGs, climate action (inc. net zero) and justice, equity, diversity and inclusion. Most recently Kate consulted for Williams Nicolson, a strategic communications agency on ESG; recommending frameworks, writing strategy papers and curating narratives and working with board members.
A regular media commentator on sustainability, she is a founding non-exec director of Business Declares and on the advisory board of Freestar, an alcohol-free beer. She has judged tech, film and art awards. She has an MSc in Social Business and Entrepreneurship from the London School of Economics and a BA from the University of Leeds in International Relations.