Since joining the company in 2010, Katharine has overseen media relations, crisis management, marketing and branding for Delancey and the key assets within the portfolio. Katharine played a key role in the creation and launch of the East Village brand identity – the legacy name for the London 2012 Athletes’ Village, as well as the Earls Court Development Company in more recent years. Katharine also oversees Delancey’s charity and sponsorship commitments, including The National Portrait Gallery and the Delancey UK Schools’ Chess Challenge, as well as numerous other activities. Prior to joining Delancey Katharine held senior comms roles in a number of international hospitality and blue-chip brands.