Kathryn sits within tech leadership at Sainsbury’s as a Senior Technical Programme Manager. She leads multi-million pound technology programmes driving innovation sponsored by Sainsbury’s Chief Information Officer and Board. She has a strategy consulting background with time spent at Gartner and Deloitte working on FTSE 100 companies transformation programmes. Kathryn is the founder of “Non-techies Journey to Tech” which showcases trailblazers within tech who have come from a non-technical background. Through leading the integration of Sainsbury’s Tu clothing and beauty into Argos nationwide, she has recently been recognised as “Top 20 Digital Transformation Innovators: Europe 2021” by Contino and TLA. Kathryn was recently nominated as a Rising Star in Tech by We Are The City, sponsored by Accenture. She also advises startups on their strategic and technology roadmaps to position them for growth and investment. She has delivered workshops for various accelerator programmes.