Kate Thurlwell is a creative and comms talent expert with experience in various markets including Paris, London and the north and east coasts of the US. She specialises in defining, creating and maintaining culture and creating business growth through great talent strategies and hires.

She maintains that, with agencies, in particular, people are as important as its products and services and has extensive experience in ensuring this is central to a company’s focus.

She has joined Blakeney to put talent front and centre of how the agency exists now and grows in the future. Focussing on the development of the existing team and looking at sustainable and dynamic growth through industry-leading, culture initiatives and introducing new talent into the agency.