Kit is Chief Strategy Officer at The Gate London; Campaign Magazine's Global Strategic Leader of the Year 2022, and co-founder of Change, the highly successful agency dedicated to social good.
Over her multi-award-winning career she has written every kind of brief for every category, platform and challenge, from soap powder to saving lives. As a former creative, she knows what it’s like on both sides of a brief, and uses this knowledge - and more than a few magic tricks - to help you get the very best out of your creative teams - and yourself.
Passionate about effecting positive change, Kit is a teacher and mentor as well as practitioner. She has a decade of experience in designing and delivering perennially popular creativity masterclasses for individuals and companies through D&AD, the IPA and the APG, and speaks worldwide on effective and creative communication. Her mentoring experience includes the IPA Excellence Diploma and Bloom, the female empowerment network. If you're joining her mentor sessions, she can help with almost any question about marketing/advertising, but is especially suited to people who want to effect some kind of change.
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