Chief Strategy Officer
Never one to be confined by convention, Kate’s curiosity led her to the vibrant start-up scene in Australia. Here, she didn’t just dip her toes; she dived in headfirst, raising capital and weaving a web of connections that spans the international funding community. As the mastermind behind the boutique advisory company KI Media, Kate worked her magic, securing government tenders, and navigating the dynamic landscape of emerging technologies.
One of her standout victories was clinching the government tender to deliver the NSW Innovation Advisory Service, where her business consulted with a plethora of companies, leaving an indelible mark on the innovation landscape. With more than $15 million AUD worth of grants under her belt across diverse sectors, Kate is not just a financial whiz; she’s a funding virtuoso.
As the Chief Strategy Officer at MB Creative Lab, Kate’s management and communication skills are the secret sauce that keeps the company’s gears turning smoothly. Armed with formal qualifications in communications and financial planning, she brings practical experience that transcends both realms.
But Kate is not just about the numbers; she’s a maestro in building partnerships, a virtuoso in cross-sector communication, and a trailblazer in spotting opportunities and forging alliances. Steering the ship at MB Creative Lab, Kate ensures the company stays on course, with teams focused and goals crystal clear.
In a world where innovation meets finance, Kate is the navigator, charting a course that’s as clear, straight, and narrow as her unwavering focus. With a career that reads like a symphony of success, Kate is not just making waves; she’s orchestrating a financial masterpiece.