Katherine Bennett to Chair the Western Gateway

By Bethan Lauder

News: 1 November 2019

Chair of Western Gateway Announced

The UK Government has announced Katherine Bennett, Senior Vice President of Airbus UK, as the Chair of the Western Gateway. 

The Western Gateway is a strategic partnership that has been established to promote and maximise economic growth across south Wales and the west of England; creating jobs, boosting prosperity and supporting world-renowned universities and businesses.

To read more, visit the government website or https://www.gov.uk/government/news/cross-border-western-gateway-will-form-new-powerhouse-in-uk-economy






Airbus is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services. In 2018, it generated revenues of € 64 billion and employed a workforce of around 134,000. Airbus offers the most comprehensive range of passenger airliners. Airbus is also a European leader providing tanker, combat, transport and mission aircraft, as well as one of the world's leading space companies. In helicopters, Airbus provides the most efficient civil and military rotorcraft solutions worldwide.


Published: Friday, 1 November 2019

Image: Katherine Bennett, Senior Vice President, Airbus UK