Recorded: 3 July 2017
Airbus is Politics with Wings on it
As the main external face of Airbus amongst UK stakeholders, Katherine spoke on her approach to the role of public affairs and to developing future talent in a global aerospace company.
About the Speaker:
Katherine Bennett OBE FRAeS, Senior Vice President Public Affairs, Airbus
Katherine has worked in communications and public affairs roles for Airbus for the past 13 years. She has worked in Airbus HQ in Toulouse and during her public affairs career, seen many personalities and political colours in government. She is currently a board member of the International Aviation Women Association and has spent time on the Boards of the Industry and Parliament Trust, the West of England LEP and Invest in Bristol and Bath. In her spare time, Katherine is a keen musician and recently started the Airbus Filton Workplace Choir.