Kate Geraghty


In her current role, Kate defines and executes the advocacy strategy on the issues facing the plastics, adhesives, and packaging industries. Working with the business leadership she sets the policy agenda and priorities.   Kate also represents Dow external in numerous trade associations and multi-stakeholder programmes such PlasticsEurope, Cefic, Europen and the British Plastics Federation.

Prior to her work at Dow, Kate has held positions in corporate regulatory affairs with Du Pont, been an Associate with environmental consultancy WSP, worked on a resourced efficiency programme for the UK Government and served as Environmental Projects Manager with Rohm and Haas Electronic Materials. Kate is based at Dow’s European headquarters in Horgen, Switzerland. She holds a MSc. (Dist.) in Environmental Monitoring and Assessment from Coventry University. In 2014 she graduated from IMD business school’s Sustainability Leadership in Action programme.