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Women in Roofing

Proud to Promote Roofing

Kate Whatley


Kate currently holds the position of Commercial Director at SPV Group -  a position held for over 10 consecutive years.

With a  BA focused in Business Management from The University of Sheffield and a proven track record of delivering large scale roofing contracts within all areas of the industry including flat roofing, cladding, rainscreen, mastic asphalt, heritage roofing as well as a proven track record of commercial management having overseen and built up a number of commercial businesses.

Kate was nominated as a Construction Role Model 2019 and 2020 and Construction and Roofing Ambassador.

Kate is a Director of Women in Roofing- a non for profit organisation set up to actively promote skills and diversity in the construction industry create value and make a difference.

Kate is a Fellow of the Institute of Roofing as well as the Midlands Regional Chair and Co-opted Board Member,

Kate is passionate about raising the profile of the roofing industry and encouraging diversity within the sector and is determined to make a real difference in inspiring, fostering and developing future generations to enter the construction industry as well as driving innovation across the sector.