Speaker Profile

Kathleen Saxton
Managing Director, Strategic Advisory EMEA & Global Talent Leader / MediaLink

Kathleen Saxton is the global talent leader and managing director of operations in Europe, Middle East, and Africa for MediaLink, where her remit spans business growth, agency selection, talent advisory, and strategic consulting.

Previously, Ms. Saxton founded talent advisory firm The Lighthouse Company to provide executive talent and counsel to companies across the marketing landscape. She also held commercial leadership positions at such organizations as Sky Television, Global Radio, and Bauer, as well as board positions within Omnicom, Publicis, and Virgin. Ms. Saxton is also the co-founder of Advertising Week Europe, a qualified and practicing psychotherapist, and the co-founder of Psyched Global.