Katherine is an experienced lawyer and leader, committed to making a difference and motivated by purpose-led businesses. Katherine was previously General Counsel and Company Secretary of Moneysupermarket Group PLC, where at the start of her tenure, she oversaw the sale of MoneySavingExpert.com, the renowned website founded by consumer champion Martin Lewis. Until recently Katherine served as Chief Legal Officer at Abacai, a private equity backed motor insurance group.  Accustomed to problem-solving calmly, Katherine enjoys driving change and developing teams in fast-paced, innovative businesses.  Respected by colleagues for her inclusive and collaborative approach, she advises on a wide range of legal, governance and strategic issues in dynamic regulatory environments.

Katherine has just been appointed as a non-executive director of Lifesearch, the UK’s leading independent life insurance broker.  She featured in the 2019 Hot 100 (The Lawyer), the 2013 Power Part Time List (FT/Timewise) and holds a Post-Graduate Diploma in Commercial Intellectual Property Law. Prior to her in-house career, Katherine practised at international law firm DLA Piper and lectured at The University of Law. She lives in London with her family.