Kate Vokes


After careers in food and management consultancy, Kate turned her people-focused approach to property and is now Director of Culture Bruntwood. Bruntwood specialises in creating interesting workspaces, employing around 600 people. Kate is responsible for ensuring the Bruntwood brand and values are embedded throughout everything the company does. Her commitments to the city extend to Chair of CityCo, Trustee of the Oglesby Charitable Trust and Manchester Youth Zone.


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