Kate is a former Detective Sergeant from the Metropolitan Police who went on to lead the investigations function at a FTSE 100 luxury brand. She is CIPD accredited, and is in a fairly unique position when it comes to the support she can offer to organisations. She has a broad wealth of experience in law enforcement, retail, manufacturing, supply chain and corporate environments.
As an expert in both criminal and misconduct investigations, Kate helps organisations reduce the key risks associated with investigations be it for disciplinary, grievance or criminal matters. The key risks being financial losses, reputational damage, litigation and negative impacts on employee morale and productivity.
Kate firmly believes that speaking to people is an art and can drastically change how a situation plays out. She also has a motto of “Keep It Simple”. Workplace situations which fill most people with dread and cause confusion and panic are where she can really offer support.
An Associate of Pragmatism, Kate is a member of the Compliance Women Committee International, Association of Corporate Investigators and HR Independents. She is also a Mentor for The Girl’s Network.