Kate Jones


Kate’s career spans senior investment leadership and Board roles in the financial services industry including JP Morgan, BlackRock, Schroders and M&G.

She began her career as a portfolio manager at Prudential M&G before playing an instrumental role in the growth of BlackRock’s Solutions business where she built and led the portfolio management function with responsibility for over £300 billion of assets.

Kate is non-executive Chair of JP Morgan Funds Limited and also a Director of Blackfinch Spring VCT, focused on technology enabled firms. Prior roles have included Trustee and Chair of the Investment Committee for Smart Pension Master Trust and Chair of Trustees of Financial Education charity, Redstart Educate.

Working with senior executives in multiple sectors across the UK, Kate is also the co-founder of executive coaching business &become.