Beginning her career in the fast-paced world of an aviation startup, Katarina was integral in scaling operations from the ground up, propelling the company to achieve global leadership in its niche. In 2007, she transitioned to the biotech and pharma sectors, establishing herself as a transformative force in supply chain management and integration.
Katarina founded Bonafi Limited spurred by personal experience and insights in the area of Customer and Supplier Qualifications.
In her tenure at Shire Pharmaceuticals, Katarina led a comprehensive supply chain integration program post a $32bn acquisition, effectively streamlining processes, identifying synergies, and fostering cross-functional collaboration.
With a diverse background in both aviation and biotech/pharma industries, Katarina's leadership is marked by adaptability, strategic vision, and hands-on experience in guiding businesses through change and growth.
On the academic front, Katarina is an alumnus of Dublin City University with an Executive MBA. She also holds an Advanced LL.M. in International Air and Space Law from Leiden University in the Netherlands and studied law at Uppsala University in Sweden.