Katie has been the Group Chief Financial Officer of NatWest Group since January 2019. Prior to her current role, Katie has held senior roles within the Group as Director of Finance and Deputy CFO.
Katie is a Chartered Accountant with over 30 years’ experience covering all areas of financial services, including capital management and investor relations. Katie was previously the Group Finance Director for Old Mutual Emerging Markets, based in Johannesburg, having held various roles across Old Mutual since 2002. Prior to this, Katie worked at KPMG for 13 years.
Katie is NatWest’s executive sponsor seeking to deliver enhanced financial outcomes for their clients through increasing their financial capability. She is committed to achieving a diverse and inclusive workforce and is an advocate of the various employee-led networks in the bank. Outside of work, she is involved in the 25×25 group, an initiative to increase diversity in business leadership. She is also a passionate member of Accounting for Sustainability (A4S). This is a charitable organisation focused on driving a sustainable economy and more resilient business models for organisations through the appropriate use of capital and financial insights.