Kathleen has worked in a variety of business and HR roles during her career. Her early career in Financial Services with TSB led to her specialising in training and development and management consultancy. She went on to undertake Head of HR roles for multiple businesses within Lloyds TSB.
Kathleen subsequently broadened her HR and commercial experience through a number of senior positions including Head of HR for the Multinational division and Global Placement practice at Marsh, a global insurance broker. She then undertook organisational change consultancy work in DEFRA before returning to financial services in 2010, ultimately as the Senior HR business partner for the Retail Consumer Distribution division of RBS and NatWest. In the aftermath of the financial crisis, she managed significant organisational change programmes. In 2012, Kathleen joined Centaur Media as their Group HR Director, where she supported the company through business and HR transformation challenges.