Cath is an experienced global senior executive with a consistent track record of initiating and delivering high growth, performance improvement and organizational change for Gaming and technology companies, large and small, in general management.
Prior to joining Partis, Cath was the CEO of TCS JOHN HUXLEY a leading casino gaming equipment manufacturer and supplier.
Before this, she served as Vice President Asia Pacific for Bally Technologies Inc. establishing the Company’s Asia Pacific head office in Macau for both its Gaming and Systems business operations. An incisive leader with a talent for driving change and growing profits, she was responsible for expanding the Company’s business into new markets creating year-on-year growth with a multi-million dollar turnover. Cath forged excellent relations with distributors, suppliers and customers internationally as well as managing large-scale systems installation projects for many of Macau’s prestigious Casinos. She is also credited with achieving the company’s re-entry into the Australia and New Zealand gaming markets.
Cath started her career at IBM Australia where she was an account and business development manager. From there she was the General Manager, Australia and New Zealand and the Director, International Sales for Video Lottery Consultants for six years.
She was honoured with a “2008 Great Women of Gaming – Proven Leader” award and “Leader of the Year (Land Based) at the Women in Gaming Awards 2013. In 2009 and 2010, she was listed in the Top 50 Most Influential People in Asian Gaming.
Cath was born in Canada and graduated from Flinders University of South Australia, with a BA in History & American Studies and from Central Connecticut State University with an MSc in International Studies. She has broad international working experience in Asia Pacific, USA, Macau, Africa, South America and Europe.