Kate Anthony Wilkinson
Kate Anthony Wilkinson is a practicing Solicitor in England and Wales and is Group General Counsel and Company Secretary for Mulberry, the English luxury leather goods manufacturer and retailer, famous for its iconic leather bags such as the Bayswater and Alexa. Kate is based at Mulberry’s main manufacturing operation in the Somerset countryside. She is responsible for all legal facets of Mulberry’s global business, including intellectual property, counterfeits and brand protection issues. Kate is passionate about brand protection and educating others about the dangers of counterfeits.
Previously to Mulberry, Kate was a corporate finance Solicitor with a national UK law firm, following which she moved in-house and has held General Counsel roles with a number of international companies.
Outside of the office, Kate is a Trustee of the Bristol Old Vic Theatre; Advisory Editor to the technical publication ‘Jordans Corporate Governance & Administration’; and writes articles, blogs and presents on a variety of legal, and commercial matters.