Katharine Haenelt

Future List 2016

Business Unit Director, ABP UK
Two years after she joined ABP she became the first female General Manager in 45 years at their largest site. In 2015 she became Business Unit Director and the first female to sit on the ABP UK Operating Board. Katharine leads a team of 900, responsible for supplying all of Asda’s fresh beef, with sales in excess of £350m. Her ethical values, passion for sustainability and investment in people are key to her success.