Kate Beers

Kate Beers

Director

Kate Beers is a Director based in Brunswick's New York office. She advises clients across industries on a variety of public relations and investor relations matters. She often works with companies navigating high-pressure financial situations including friendly and contested M&A transactions, shareholder activism, and other issues impacting corporate reputation.

She joined Brunswick in September of 2018 from FS Investments, an alternative asset management firm with $25 billion in AUM, where she ran the firm’s corporate communications function. While at FS, she successfully led the company’s communications efforts around a complex, multi-party transaction between the company, Blackstone, and KKR.  

Prior to FS Investments, Kate was a Director at Joele Frank – a financial communications firm – originally in the firm’s New York office and later as part of a small team that opened the firm’s San Francisco office.  

She began her career in investment banking at RBC Capital Markets in New York as a member of the Equity Capital Markets team. She holds a Bachelor of Arts from Harvard University.