Cathy is a Design Director in Gensler’s Sydney office and a Financial Services Leader for Gensler’s Asia Pacific and Middle East (APME) region who focuses on innovative workplace design. With 20+ years of experience, Cathy’s expertise and leadership in large-scale workplace design are instrumental in the continued growth and success of our Sydney practice. Cathy’s ability to nurture client relationships combined with her knowledge of all aspects of project delivery from pre-lease advisory to technical realisation is crucial in the leadership of teams from initial programming and concept design through construction and close-out. A passionate designer and mentor, Cathy has a diverse knowledge base with expertise across a range of sectors including Financial Services, Professional Services, Science & Energy, and Media & Consumer Goods. Cathy has contributed to the industry through her involvement in the Design Institute of Australia, previously serving on the NSW Council for 6 years leading the DIAS (Student) portfolio.