Catherine is Head of sustainable business at Vodafone UK and has 25 years of experience within large corporate and in private legal practice. Catherine is responsible for helping the company to live its purpose, to connect for a better future, laddering up to meeting ESG goals.
Focusing on closing the digital divide, Catherine and her team have led programmes helping to connect over 750,000 people during the pandemic. In June 2021, Vodafone announced a pledge to connect a further 1 million digitally excluded people by the end of 2022, through initiatives driven by Catherine and her team. The award-winning programme has now connected over 300,000 people.
Passionate about the force for good that big corporates can offer, while also being a responsible business and caring for our wonderful planet, Catherine is also a huge supporter of collaboration and innovation, and is delighted to join the Corporate Engagement Awards judging panel.