Catherine Gurtin

About the Author

Catherine Gurtin has worked on child rights and protection across Asia for almost a decade and is passionate about connecting and bringing people together in pursuit of solutions and common goals.


Catherine joined PathFinders as Chief Executive Officer in February 2019, following seven years with Save the Children, where she worked as a consultant Project Manager for Save the Children International’s Asia Regional Office, and most recently as Chief Operations Officer for Save the Children Hong Kong.


Prior to joining the NGO sector, Catherine worked for over ten years in communications and public affairs, lately as an Associate Director in the International Public Affairs team at Pfizer.


Catherine earned her Bachelor of Science in Psychology from the University of Surrey, England. She has lived in Asia for over ten years and has a seven-year-old son and six-year-old daughter.

Catherine Gurtin is the co-author of the book #MyVoice - Stories of Transformation and Purpose by Women of Substance (Vol-II). Her chapter is "Rising by Lifting Others."

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