University of Bath

Katie Calvert-Jones Business Development Manager for International Placements (School of Management)

Katie works closely with industry at an international level, supporting students to engage globally through our professional placement and exchange programmes.

Role

Katie’s work broadly focuses on the School of Management’s international reach, supporting the School and wider University to engage at a global level. This includes interacting across industry sectors, from locally positioned entrepreneurs and start-ups through to leading MNCs, government departments, agencies and public bodies.

A key part of Katie’s work is enabling students of the School of Management to realise their international ambitions and supporting students into global placement and exchange programmes.

Career

Katie started her career in London, consulting for a US multinational, providing legal and counselling services. Major clients included the BBC and the British Council. Relocating to Bath with her family, Katie joined the University in 2014, and has worked across Humanities & Social Sciences, Engineering & Design and most recently the School of Management.

Education

In line with her passion for international business, culture and politics, Katie studied BA (Hons) French at the University of Southampton, later gaining an LLB at the London College of Law.