Katie Kittredge is a finance and strategy professional with extensive international experience. Most recently, she spent ten years at Diageo, the world’s leading premium drinks company, in a range of finance roles in the U.K., U.S., and Brazil. Katie’s experience includes leading financial planning for the U.S. wine business, serving as the company’s Regional Controller for Latin America, and executing commercial finance, controls and compliance, as well as business development roles for the company. Prior to Diageo, Katie was with the Boston Consulting Group in Hong Kong, where she worked primarily in the firm’s consumer goods practice. Before joining BCG, she spent two years in Taiwan and China studying Mandarin and teaching with the YMCA’s Overseas Service Corps. Katie holds an MBA in Finance from Wharton School of Business, as well as a BA in History and International Studies from Northwestern University. She is fluent in Portuguese, understands a fair amount of Spanish, and won’t go hungry in Mandarin. In her free time, Katie enjoys travel, cooking, and always learning more about wine. She recently moved to Atlanta, where she resides with her family.