Kate Russell


Kate Russell is a regular face on the BBC’s flagship technology programme, Click, Kate is also a successful author, speaker, gamer and streamer. Before following her passion in technology and becoming a reporter, Kate appeared on Nickelodeon children’s television show, Fish and Chips which was aired in 1995. Her career moved over to The Computer Channel where she fronted a show called Chips With Everything on.

TEDx speaker and technology expert, Kate Russell, is available to book as a keynote speaker for various events, functions and conferences. In the past Kate filled the role of reporter and producer on CNBC Europe which is a business and financial news channel, she also made an appearance on The Pod Delusion, a GMTV show.

An established author, Kate has written four books in total and she continues to produce written content in her Tech Traveller column in National Geographic Traveller magazine. Her first book gives a collaboration of tips and resources to help businesses use the internet better this was entitled Working the Cloud. Kate then released a short story in 2011 and a children’s fantasy novels in 2016 called A Bookkeeper’s Guide to Practical Sorcery. The final novel, Elite: Mostly Harmless, set in a universe of the Elite computer games lead to a kickstarter campaign that raised over 400% of its funding goal.

A recognisable expert within her field Kate was voted in 2016 as the Computer Weekly 13th most influential woman in UK IT which topped her previous ranking at twenty six. Kate’s popular technology blog won the UK Blog awards for best individual technology blog. A confident speaker, Kate regularly speaks for TEDx on topics such as crowdfunding creativity and ‘girls don’t game’.

Kate makes for an excellent keynote speaker and gives thought provoking insights into the world of technology and with her experience in presenting she knows how to perfectly captivate and engage with any audience. A key figure on the technology scene, Kate is regularly invited to speak at educational events and schools to inspire tech enthusiasts in the next generation. Kate can also provide tricks, tips and resources for small business start-ups and entrepreneurs. With an energetic and humorous delivery style Kate can discuss most topics relating to technology while tailoring it to each audience.

To book Kate Russell as the technology speaker for your corporate event, function or conference, simply contact the Champions Speakers agency by emailing agent@championsukplc.com or by calling a booking agent directly on 0207 1010 553.

When at corporate events, Kate is known to cover the following topics:

  • The Internet
  • Businesses & Internet
  • National Geographic
  • Webuser
  • Working The Cloud
  • Practical Sorcery