Vice President International Leadership and Professional development at Viacom
Kat started her career in the fashion industry as a sales adviser at the age of 15. She secured a place on the management fast track program and took her first leading role of managing a 1.5 million turnover store at the age of 19. The bright lights of London beckoned and Kat was asked to take a secondment in head office to design an Induction program. At this point Kat finally discovered her true calling of Learning & Development. Kat went on to qualify as a professional Learning and Organisational Development specialist. Over the last 15 years Kat has a proven track record of implementing successful development programs and processes that have contributed to organisational/business success across the retail and Media industries.
Kat co-designs the people strategy for International with the business, focussing on being the First Choice place to work contributing to the retention and development of our talent. Kat specialises in; leadership development, coaching & mentoring, change management and organisation design and organisational development.
Aside from work, Kat is kept busy with her 8 year old boy and the trials and tribulations of balancing a busy family life and career.