Kate's Biography

Kate Ho is the Head of Technical Data Products at Sainsbury’s Bank, where she spends her time driving the vision and strategy behind their data infrastructure and curation efforts. 

Throughout her career, she’s been passionate about delivering customer-focused services and products through online and mobile technologies. Previously, she was a Senior Product Manager at FreeAgent, one of the UK’s largest, most popular online accountancy software providers. And as Head of Product in the Digital Public Services team at the Scottish Government, she helped to deliver the mygov.scot and beta.gov.scot websites. Prior to that, she founded education apps company, Tigerface Games.

Her academic background is in Computer Science, and navigated through academia with a BSc (Edinburgh), MSc (Manchester) and a PhD in Requirements Engineering for Data Infrastructures at Edinburgh University.