Internationally acclaimed designers Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby founded their eponymously named studio Barber & Osgerby in 1996. Their diverse body of work spans industrial design, furniture, lighting and site-specific installations as well as limited edition pieces and public commissions such as the London 2012 Olympic Torch. In 2013, they were awarded the Order of the British Empire (OBE). Clients include Knoll, Vitra, B&B Italia, Venini and Flos.
Katherine was engaged as Head of PR and Communications in 2013 for Barber & Osgerby as part of the repositioning of the tripartite studio including Universal Design Studio and MAP, for a year-long contract to implement structure, strategy and training for the in-house PR team during a period of expansion for the studio.