Cate Trotter is a vastly experienced and much sought after retail speaker, who delivers public and private presentations to global audiences. These range from intimate sessions with C-level executives to keynote addresses to thousands at leading industry events.
Some of her accolades include:
- one of LinkedIn’s 12 Top Voices in the UK for 2017
- one of the Top 20 Global Retail Influencers (iQmetrix)
- 26th place in Vend’s Top Retail Influencers list
- Future 100 and Startup 100 entrepreneur
Cate has been praised for her ability to navigate an audience through complex subjects, with her style that is friendly, passionate and engaging. She speaks first-hand from her experiences of visiting stores and delivering retail safaris in New York, Tokyo, Sydney, Sao Paulo, Berlin, Amsterdam and further afield.
In her recent blog post, she shared 34 of the best AI retail applications that is trending now, ranging from Neutrogena’s mobile dermatologist, Zara’s click and collect robots, ASOS’ Enki style matching service to Mango’s digital dressing room and more.
Read more about it here or watch the video below:
Cate Trotter has helped brands such as Chanel, Galeries Lafayette, Marks & Spencer, Swarovski, Fujitsu, Metro Group, Samsung, Jaguar Land Rover, Mercedes, Puig, Nike, Lego, Johnson & Johnson, Levi’s and EE innovate and create world-leading retail ecosystems.
Cate frequently works with senior team members – including Unilever’s CEO, the General Manager of L’Oreal France, Mega Image’s CEO, House of Fraser’s CEO, Clarks’ Managing Director, Tom Tailor’s CEO, Carrefour’s Chief Operations Officer and the board of Hugo Boss.
She is a very experienced speaker, regularly making keynote presentations to audiences of up to 800 people. In the past 12 months, she has given presentations in 11 European countries, as well as Peru, Colombia, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Mexico City and New York.
Cate’s experience of setting up two successful businesses in her twenties led to her being named a Future 100 and Startup 100 entrepreneur. She’s been quoted 4 times in Forbes magazine and is a RetailWire BrainTrust expert. LinkedIn named her one of the top 15 most listened to professionals in the UK. Vend ranked her as the world’s 26th most influential professional in retail.
Cate’s speaking topics are:
- The Future of Retail
- Technology In Retail
- Key Retail Trends
- Futureproof Retail Ecosystems
- Post-Digital Retail
- Retail in Asia
- The World in 2035
- How to Thrive in an Exponential World