Kate Baucherel

Kate Baucherel

Writer, Speaker & Emerging Technology Strategist, Galia Digital

www.katebaucherel.com

Kate Baucherel BA(Hons) FCMA is a business development and strategy consultant specialising in the application of emerging technology in enterprise. She has held senior technical and financial roles in businesses across multiple sectors including utilities, manufacturing, leisure and software, leading several companies through their start-up and growth phases. Kate’s first job was with an IBM business partner in Denver, back when the AS/400 was a really cool piece of hardware and the World Wide Web didn’t exist, and she has enjoyed the journey to today’s awe-inspiring technical landscape. Her published work ranges from the challenges of technology adoption, through digital ethics, to fiction, and includes the SimCavalier sci-fi thriller series. Her latest book, BLOCKCHAIN HURRICANE (Business Expert Press, Feb 2020) builds a compelling picture of the origins, applications and future of blockchain and cryptocurrency for business professionals and MBA students. She holds a 2nd Dan black belt in karate, and has two children.