President Global Account Management
Knowledge makes the difference. In the rapidly evolving media and consumer ecosystem, clients can’t afford to learn from scratch. They need proven knowledge that ensures a head start. As President of Global Account Management, Kate champions a philosophy built on consistent connectivity, where collective intelligence at OMD benefits the entire client community. From thought leadership to talent management, Kate drives best practice and applied learning across the global agency network.
The creator of our industry leading Global Account Management program, Kate has leveraged over 20 years of knowledge in media communications across Europe, Asia and North America to strengthen OMD leadership. In 1998, Kate joined OMD to establish operations across SE Asia and then moved to London as head of International Accounts across Europe. Clients including McDonald’s, Visa, Apple, Renault, Nissan, Vodafone and Intel rely on the efficient processes and effective teams Kate has helped architect and nurture.
Named Woman to Watch by Ad Age International, Kate was appointed to the Omnicom Media Group Board in 2007. She is a Chicago based Brit, where she lives with her daughter. Kate has a first class honors degree in Industrial Economics from Nottingham University in the UK and is an avid horse rider, accomplished skier and speaks passable French and taxi Cantonese.