Based in New York, Kate Hannon is a member of Spencer Stuart’s Technology & Digital Officer Practice and leads the firm’s Chief Information Security Officer Practice. Bringing over 15 years of experience across operations, technology and financial services, Kate specializes in recruiting senior technology officers, including chief information security officers (CISOs), chief information officers (CIOs), chief technology officers (CTOs), and non-executive board directors. She is a trusted adviser to clients globally and across industry as they seek to identify exceptional talent to lead in dynamic environments being transformed by automation, cloud, data and analytics, digitization and cybersecurity.

Global technology and operations experience

  • Prior to joining Spencer Stuart, Kate was a vice president in operations management and strategy for Goldman Sachs & Co., where she helped develop the sourcing strategy to incorporate technologies and services from market utilities, fintech companies and managed services providers.
  • Kate began her career with JPMorgan Chase, where she focused on client services and operations within the bank’s commodities business.

Kate is a graduate of Gettysburg College, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in business management.

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