Catherine King is Leo Burnett's new chief strategy officer

By AdNews | 2 December 2021
Catherine King Emma Montgomery.
Leo Burnett Australia announced the appointment of Catherine King as chief strategy officer. 

King brings a diversity of cross-disciplinary experience from leadership roles in media, creative, communications and PR agencies, including building the Sydney practice of Thinkerbell.  

“Leo Burnett has undeniable consistency when it comes to impact, character and calibre over the course of time. Partnering with Emma and the team to build the next evolution of our strategic product for our clients is something I can’t wait to get started on,” she says. 

Leo Burnett CEO, Emma Montgomery: “Cath and I met six years ago, and I’ve been wanting to work together ever since. Her unique ability to look at problems from a number of vantage points gives us the adaptability and flexibility that modern strategy needs, and will help open up new avenues for our clients. Together with the wider strategy crew, this is going to be a formidable team.”

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