An Honorary Co-Founder of KIN and member of the Advisory Board, Anna Catalano manages a diverse board portfolio, serving as an independent director on the boards of several corporations.
She is a certified Board Leadership Fellow for the National Association of Corporate Directors and board member for the NACD Texas TriCities Chapter.
In the not-for-profit sector, she is a National Board Director of the Alzheimer’s Association and a board member of the Houston Grand Opera.
Having held executive positions in Asia, Europe and North America, she maintains a broad perspective on the challenges of operating in a global environment. As Group Vice President, Marketing for BP plc from 2000 to 2003, she was instrumental in repositioning the BP brand and was a primary voice behind the campaign to establish BP’s “Beyond Petroleum” positioning.
With more than 30 years of corporate experience, she is an expert on marketing and strategic branding and international business development and is an outspoken champion of women in business.
Recognized by Fortune as one of “The Most Powerful Women in International Business,” Catalano speaks frequently on corporate reputation and business leadership and has advised numerous corporations on mentoring and the advancement of women in business.