Chief Marketing Officer, Asia Pacific
Katy Knowles is the Chief Marketing Officer, Hudson Asia Pacific. In this role Katy is responsible for developing and implementing the marketing and communications strategies for Hudson Asia Pacific.
In 2003, Katy joined Hudson as Marketing Manager, New Zealand, before being transferred to Australia in 2004 to work in a variety of marketing roles spanning internal communications, public relations, advertising and marketing management.
During her time at Hudson, Katy has driven Hudson's highly regarded research program, which includes the Hudson 20:20 Series and The Hudson Report, to position the company as a true industry thought leader. Part of the global marketing leadership team, Katy has led the implementation of local initiatives including global research, company rebrand and corporate communications. Katy has also led the communications strategy through recent business transformation projects.
Experience and Achievements
Under Katy's leadership Hudson has won a number of awards, including the Seek Annual Recruitment Award for Best Executive Recruitment Firm, Fairfax Employment Marketing Awards Best Executive Recruiter of the Year and the Human Capital Magazine 2008 Top Service Provider Awards - Preferred Recruitment Agency.
Prior to joining Hudson, Katy worked in the recruitment marketing & advertising industry in the United Kingdom and New Zealand.
Katy has a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from the University of Waikato, New Zealand.