Kathryn Cosentino will join BT in the newly created role of head of product management in its platforms business.

With over 20 years of experience in platforms product and operations role, Ms Cosentino will start with BT from 4 May, moving across from Insignia Financial where she worked as head of wrap platforms and played a pivotal role in MLC’s merger with IOOF.

“I am delighted to welcome Kathryn to BT,” BT’s managing director, platforms and investment, Kathy Vincent said. 

“She has an impressive track record in putting advisers and their clients first and I look forward to her passion and commitment in helping BT Panorama to become the undisputed platform of choice in Australia”.

 “Kathryn is a well-regarded and highly disciplined leader and joins BT at an exciting time as we shape the BT of the future and continue to invest in the contemporary BT Panorama platform.”

Ms Cosentino will work alongside the platforms and investment leadership team, including another newly created role of head of strategy and product development, with that appointment to be announced soon.