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David AmbroseCate Sevilla is an editor and journalist who has led and managed editorial teams for some of the world’s largest media and technology companies – including Google, BuzzFeed and Microsoft.


Born in the Silicon Valley, Cate has over twelve years of experience working in digital publishing. In 2008 she founded the online women’s magazine, BitchBuzz, and later joined Microsoft as global co-ordinating editor for MSN in 2013. Cate was a founding member of BuzzFeed UK, helping to grow and manage their award-winning editorial team first as Homepage Editor, and then as Managing Editor, overseeing the management of all editorial staff.


In late 2016 she joined the tech start-up DRIVETRIBE, founded by the former Top Gear presenters, as Director of Content Operations. Cate was later headhunted by Google to lead the editorial strategy for their consumer app, Google Arts & Culture. Most recently, Cate joined The Pool, an online women’s lifestyle platform, as its new editor-in-chief in 2018.


Her first book, How To Work Without Losing Your Mind, is based on her experiences as both a manager and employee of both giant corporations and scrappy start-ups and will be published by Penguin in 2020.