A seasoned and skilled product leader with diverse experience in online and physical products.
Kate has more than sixteen years’ product and marketing experience, including prominent roles such as Product Lead at Yahoo! and Head of Product at MOO.COM. More recently, she has been providing strategic product consulting to venture-backed startups in London including amee, CitySocialising, HomeTouch and State.com, each one a great challenge and a great story.
Throughout her various roles, Kate has helped companies to become structured, product-led organisations by building and leading agile, multi-disciplinary teams in product, design, user experience, engineering and marketing. In particular, she specialises in determining product-market fit through discovery, testing, prototyping and iterative improvement at all stages of the product lifecycle.
Last, but firmly not least, Kate is a firm believer in user experience and research, and has led quantitative and qualitative marketing and product research in US, UK and EU. After all, she says, there’s no use building something unless the customer wants, needs, is able to use and crucially enjoys using the product!