About The Speaker
Catherine D. Henry
Catherine D. Henry is a leading voice on the Metaverse, covering virtualization and how 5G, augmented reality, virtual reality, and artificial intelligence are transforming business today. A seasoned economist, she combines futurism with creative technology and strategic implementation. Catherine is currently SVP Growth at Media.Monks, where she advises major global brands on how to enter the Metaverse by decoding technology and interactive experiences, helping brands negotiate new worlds, platforms and rules, from enterprise to entertainment. With a career spanning nearly 20 years in global financial services leading institutional sales for private and equity tech investments, Catherine coaches companies on how to communicate, collaborate and create with tech –– no matter where they are. She did post graduate work in Economics and Management at SDA Bocconi, MA in economics at the Johns Hopkins SAIS, also post-graduate work in immersive media & VR Film making at NY Film Academy. Catherine has lived and worked extensively in Europe and Asia and speaks five languages.