Kathryn Harrison-Thomas is the Global Business Partner to the Investment Banking and Asset Management divisions within Deutsche Bank, with regional accountability for all country portfolios except Germany, Spain, Belgium and Italy for Corporate Services. Since joining Deutsche Bank in 2005, Kathryn has held a variety of roles spanning real estate and operations management, change management and strategy across Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa and the Rest of Europe before relocating back to the UK. Currently responsible for driving the London, New York, Hong Kong and Pan India Accommodation Strategies, which are challenging workplace convention and building for a rapidly changing IT landscape and workforce both in terms of gender and age diversity.
Kathryn holds a degree in Geography from Royal Holloway & Bedford New College, University of London as well as various engineering and facilities management industry qualifications.
Kathryn is married with two children and is an active champion of diversity and part of the leadership committee for Crew UK and a member of Council at Essex University.