Kate is the Head of Design at ThoughtWorks Australia. With a background in graphic design and branding, she has led creative teams in Australia and globally. She works with product and marketing teams to create a consistent, quality customer experience and product design. Establishing trust with customers begins with empathy and understanding of their experiences. Kate takes a user-centred approach to design, backed by empirical research and testing. She is a coach and mentor to designers and works with product teams to envision and design better digital products and services. Prior to her work with ThoughtWorks, Kate was a Creative Director at Deloitte Digital.
With ThoughtWorks, I've visited
Austin, Chicago, London, Singapore, India, China
The most interesting thing I've learned on the job is
My best ideas come from talking to people who think differently to me.
The thing I'm most proud of from my time here is
Getting to work with some inspiring Social Justice organisations