Kate Gay has more than 30 years’ experience in the airline business – at IAG, where she was Head of Government Affairs, and at British Airways, where she held a variety of senior Communications and Media Relations roles, including Head of Consumer PR.
She launched numerous new products and services, managed sponsorship projects and mastered the financial and corporate brief.
She served on the Committee for six years to 2016 and continued to provide support to the PR sub-committee, contributing proposals for new revenue streams and to boost membership until re-election in 2017. She has encouraged government and civil service aviation representatives to attend club lunches and persuaded former members to engage more with the club.
Her aim is to add value and ensure the club is relevant using her communications background and management experience.
Kate understands the industry well and its important strategic value. With a reputation for getting things done, she is a committed team player and has worked with and for some of the brightest and best in the business.