Skip to main content
Kate Hanneford-Smith

Kate Hanneford-Smith

Director of Operations

Kate is responsible for the day-to-day management and administration of the Institute and plays a lead role in setting financial and operational strategy.

Kate has a BA (Hons) in Italian and German from the University of Leeds. After graduation she spent 5 years in Udine in northeast Italy, where she worked as a teacher and translator before co-founding and managing a language agency providing language courses, translations and interpreting services.

She has been at the Reuters Institute since it started in 2006.