DR KATE STAINES
Product & Marketing Director
As Product and Marketing Director at Edge Analytics, Kate ensures the effective organisation, management and marketing of Edge Analytics’ suite of products and services.
Since joining Edge Analytics in 2012, Kate has been responsible for the delivery of a wide range of projects to local government, the water industry and energy companies. Combining her expert knowledge of national planning policy guidelines with her demographic expertise, Kate has overseen the development of Edge Analytics’ Consilium database. This provides macro- and micro-level housing growth evidence for planning areas across the UK, feeding directly into our VICUS forecasting software.
Kate studied for her BSc and MSc in physical geography at Durham University and joined Edge Analytics following completion of her PhD at the University of Leeds. Her research involved the use of hi-tech flood modelling and remote-sensing image analysis to measure rates of landscape change at a glacier in Southern Iceland.