Our Team

Runneth is led by Founder and CEO, Kath Sloggett, who has over ten years’ experience as a Career Coach and Adviser for professionals and entrepreneurs.
Kath works closely with Gilly Cross (Business Development & Events) and a small team of trusted Career Coaches and Associates.

Kath Sloggett

Runneth was started by Kath Sloggett, an entrepreneur, career coach and start-up adviser, with over 10 years’ experience advising professionals and entrepreneurs. She is also a working mother, with two children aged 7 and 5.

Born and raised in Australia, Kath graduated with a Business degree and then qualified as Chartered Accountant at PricewaterhouseCoopers before moving to London. Since then her own career has spanned senior management roles in blue chip and small companies, and start ups.

Prior to launching Runneth, Kath co-founded two businesses – a high-end personal matchmaking business and a parenting consultancy.  She also runs a digital marketing agency. A common theme across her ventures is matching. Kath has successfully matched people to people (for dating), parents to parenting experts, clients to social media managers, and now she is busy matching people with their perfect work life through Runneth.


Kath’s Qualifications and Memberships:

Bachelor of Business (BBus)
Chartered Accountant (CAANZ Member)
London Business School Alumni
Institute of Directors Member (MIoD)
Career Development Institute Member
NLP Qualified Practitioner
Founder/CEO of 2 Businesses
Co-Founder of 2 Businesses
Roles held: CEO, CFO, Founder, Co-Founder, Chairman, Non-Executive Director
Professional background: Consulting, Telecoms, Technology, Retail/Wholesale, Fashion, Entertainment/Leisure, FMCG, Consumer Services.

Gilly Cross
Business Development

Gilly has been supporting Kath at Runneth from the early stages.   A mum-of-one, Gilly has a professional background in the sciences – initially in biomedical science working in medical diagnostic laboratories, and then in forensic science, working on police criminal investigations specialising in the detection of biological evidence and DNA analysis.

Gilly took a four-year career break when her daughter came along and was thrilled to try her hand at something different when the time was right to return to work.

Gilly is responsible for business development, managing Runneth’s social media, organising events and more.


Gilly’s Qualifications and Memberships:

Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science (BMLSc)
Postgraduate Diploma in Forensic Science (PGDipForSci)

Runneth London Career Coach Catherine Debray

Catherine Debray
Career Coach

Catherine Debray is a highly experienced and skilled Career Coach who has been working with both individuals and groups experiencing career transition for over fifteen years. She brings a wide range of experience in industry, central government and management consulting to her work, as well as a Masters in Career Management and Coaching.

She is skilled at working with individuals and groups from the initial stages of career exploration right through to the more practical elements of CV writing and interview preparation. Her calm and reflective approach allows her to quickly connect with clients and work successfully with them through the challenging and exciting process of career development and change.


Catherine’s Qualifications and Memberships:

History BA Hons
Masters in Career Management and Coaching
Member of the CIPD
Member of the Career Development Institute
Certified Career Counsellor
Level A and B Occupational testing

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Latest Events

6 Feb: How to Return to Work Workshop

Are you hoping to return to work after a career break? Considering a career change but not sure what you want to do? Hoping to find a family-friendly job, that's part-time or with flexibility?  Returning after redundancy? Need a little confidence boost to get you started?  Join us for this friendly, informal How to Return…

23 Jan: CV Essentials Workshop

Formats and content have both changed in recent years, leaving many people with an out-of-date CV.  So updating a CV is no longer just a matter of adding your most recent professional experience or explaining a recent career gap. If the thought of updating your CV fills you with dread, or if you have questions…