Kate is an Associate Director at Social Finance, working primarily on projects within the Health and Social Care practice. Kate joined Social Finance in October 2015, before which she worked in international development and in marketing. At Plan UK Kate led two signature, multi-million pound corporate partnerships: ‘Financial Education for Girls’ – a partnership with Credit Suisse, and ‘Banking for Change’ a partnership with Barclays to develop and extend vulnerable individuals’ access to basic financial services across seven countries. Before Plan, Kate worked in Oxfam’s Corporate Partnerships team and in the UK Poverty Programme, within which she helped to establish Oxfam’s partnership with Unilever, FareShare and the Trussell Trust. Kate holds a BA in English from the University of Oxford.