Kate Markey


Before joining the LCF team, Kate worked across social enterprise, social investment and impact consulting. A journalist by trade, she was previously the Editor of The Big Issue in the North for eight years, amongst other publications.


Kate is LCF’s Chief Executive, which mean she sets the strategy with the board and leads our great team.

Ask her about

Criminal justice, substance misuse, homelessness and employability

We love London

Kate loves London’s diversity of people, cultures and spirit. She believes London is a collection of small villages, each one different from the last.

Did you know…

Kate is horribly competitive on a bike!