Kate Howe is chief growth officer for Dentsu Aegis Network UK, working with the group’s portfolio of 20 agency brands to enhance their reputation and drive overall growth.

Previously, she was UK chief executive of DAN’s business-to-business agency, gyro. She joined gyro as managing director in 2014 when it was still an independent network, and led the agency through the 2016 DAN acquisition, as well as a merger with media group Interprise.

Kate’s career spans senior management roles both client and agency-side.