Cathryn is a literary agent at Curtis Brown, having started her literary agency career there as an intern in 2004. She established an eclectic list of clients at WME, where she worked for ten years. Prior to that she worked at a number of other British literary agencies and at Colman Getty PR – where she worked on a number of high profile book events including the Man Booker Prize and Samuel Johnson Prize. 

She also works in the production office at Port Eliot Literary Festival and is actively involved in both Hay and Edinburgh International Festivals. She was named The British Book Awards’ Agent of the Year in 2019. Her clients include Dr Adam Kay, Mark Watson, Naomi Wood, Kirsty Logan, Susan Fletcher, Johanna Basford, Rose McGowan, Grace Dent, Sir Ranulph Fiennes, Lucy Foley, Polpo’s Russell Norman, Mark Hix and Clemmie Hooper.