Kath Durrant is Group Director of Human Resources for Rolls-Royce plc.
She previously held a variety of senior positions, most recently as Vice President, HR & Communications for the Research and Development division of pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca.
Prior to AstraZeneca Kath spent a short time with GUS plc, and eleven years at GlaxoSmithKline plc. She started her career at the London Stock Exchange as a graduate trainee. She has a degree in History from Lancaster University. She also sits as an Advisory Board member for the Lancaster University Management School.