Media and marketing consultant MediaLink, part of Ascential has appointed Kathleen Saxton executive vice president and managing director to lead and expand its European operations.
Based in London, she will report to company chairman and CEO Michael Kassan. Saxton’s remit includes business development, agency selection, talent advisory and strategic consulting.
Saxton brings more than twenty years of sales, marketing, media and executive search experience to her new role.
Most recently she founded marketing consultant The Lighthouse. She is also a qualified psychotherapist and Founder of Psyched Global, which applies psychology techniques to the boardroom. She will retain her psychotherapy practice as part of her new role.
Prior to that Saxton was founding partner for Grace Blue Worldwide, an executive search and acquisition firm serving the consumer, media, marketing & communications ecosystem. Earlier she served at Sky Television, Global Radio, Bauer and PHD where she was business development director.