Kate Stark

Kate Stark

Kate leads both Portland’s Research & Strategy unit and our Employee Engagement practice.

As head of Employee Engagement, Kate covers all aspects of employee communications including organisational change, issues management and leadership profile-building, from strategy development through to campaigns and creative execution.

On the research side, Kate heads up a team of research and strategy specialists, adding depth and rigour to our advice to clients. The team works across a range of methodologies and technologies to understand perceptions, cause-and-effect, and rapidly changing trends.

Kate has a wide breadth of experience from analytics to creative work, spending the past 14 years advising clients including BP, Heathrow, Nike, Disney and Diageo, and working in multiple countries. She is a Man City fan and always keen for a 1Rebel class.