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Katherine Baker


Trainer, Coach & Leadership Speaker

As a key-note speaker, facilitator, coach, and writer, Katherine Baker inspires people to maximise their personal and professional potential through developing deeper self-understanding and stronger communication techniques.

She works with a wide range of clients, from Fortune 500 companies to start-up ventures, supporting them in achieving and maintaining prominence in the global economy by focusing on management leadership, business development, and personal growth.

As a Simitiri Certified Trainer and Coach, Katherine has been requested to inspire leaders in their preparation for the top positions in their companies by clients including Goldman Sacs, AIG, Conde Nast, BHP Billiton, Cisco, JP Morgan, and Fit Flop. Her assignments have taken her all over the globe including Islamabad, Yangon, Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok, Singapore, Jakarta, New York, London, Paris, and Krakow.

Katherine is also responsible for co-founding Congress London, a women’s support and mentoring network that helps women to progress their own careers and become inspirational leaders. Featured in Marie Claire magazine, The Evening Standard, The Financial Times and appearing in many blogs, Katherine hosts panel discussions and speaks at Congress London’s regular large events for their members. The aim of these events is for each person to come away with actionable guidance that they can use immediately to improve their working life. Topics have ranged from thriving through change, personal branding, exuding confidence, conquering anxiety, the science behind influencing and powerful negotiating.


Katherine Baker captivates audiences through dynamic talks full of illustrative and motivational stories which inspire new ways of thinking and encourage mind-set change. Katherine works to enable individuals to increase self awareness, thrive under pressure and remove roadblocks to their personal and professional goals.

With Brexit, emerging technology, and the new millennial way of working, leaders need to be adept at thriving with change. One of the main concerns of people today is how they are going to be able to adapt quickly to the faster-than-ever pace of change. Through engaging talks, Katherine works to equip her audiences with the skills to thrive in any environment.

Along with speaking at Simitri Group International and Congress London, Katherine delivers keynote talks during global business conferences including The LikeMinds Festival.

Speaking topics include –

· Thriving Under Pressure
· Personal Appreciation and Understanding
· Diversity and Inclusion
· Unleashing Your Potential
· Cross Cultural Understanding and Communication
· Business Development
· Women in Business


Women in Business


We have worked with Matthew for many years and will continue to do so. His knowledge of the Speaker Market and ability to interpret our clients requirements is quite exceptional.

He is incredibly thorough in his approach and always goes that extra mile to ensure everything is exactly as required.

I am always happy working with Matthew, he has great credibility, he is very diverse in his ability to make things happen.

Matthew Fisher and I have worked together for many number of years. I have always found Matt to be honest, good natured and willing to work hard always carefully selecting the best appearances to suit my personality and lifestyle. The work Matthew has delivered for me over the years has varied from schools, colleges, attending film premiers, guest speaking  to name a few all of which I have lots of memories and thoroughly enjoyed.