Cathrine ArmourChief Customer Officer / Executive Sponsor for the Civil Service SW & Wales at UK Hydrographic Office / Women’s Network
As Chief Customer Officer at the UK Hydrographic Office (UKHO), Cathrine is responsible for the development of marine data solutions that support safe, secure and thriving oceans.
With expertise from research and innovation, to product development, global sales and marketing Cathrine’s teams deliver a range of leading products, services and programmes that are helping to stimulate blue economic growth by unlocking access to marine geospatial data. This includes working in partnership with maritime organisations globally, to deliver a range of world-leading navigational products that are found on board over 90% of ships trading internationally.
Cathrine joined the UKHO having led innovative projects that have not only utilised geospatial data to generate economic growth, but also create significant positive change. This includes Ordnance Survey’s Award Winning ‘Geovation’ Accelerator and Hub, and leading the international Eye on Earth programme to improve global cooperation addressing the availability, accessibility and usability of environmental data for sustainable development.