Kate Rankine is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles/JCA Group London office and a member of the CEO & Board Practice. With more than 10 years of executive search experience, she focuses on appointment of chairman, CEO, and senior executive and non-executive board members across a broad range of sectors, including retail, consumer, and financial services.
Kate joined JCA Group as a partner in 2006 prior to its acquisition by Heidrick & Struggles in 2016. Previously, she spent 17 years as an award-winning journalist at The Daily Telegraph in London, including seven years as deputy city editor. Kate also spent three years working in the US as the New York business correspondent.
Kate holds a degree in politics & American history from University of East Anglia, and was also awarded a diploma in newspaper journalism from City University.