Managing Director

Katherine Kost serves as Managing Director and Head of TriVista’s IT & Operations Technology Practice. She works primarily with the firm’s private equity, and executive clients to lead  IT due diligence, and technology enablement consulting engagements.

Katherine joined TriVista in 2019, having previously served as Chief Information Officer at Meggitt, PLC for more than 10 years. As a former senior global operating executive, she brings extensive hands-on technology expertise to TriVista’s clients.

While at Meggitt, Katherine was responsible for building an IT due diligence and post-acquisition integration playbook for the corporation, in addition to overseeing their global technology platform.  She supported the acquisition and integration of more than 10 businesses during her tenure there. 

Prior to Meggitt, Katherine held operations and technology-focused consulting roles for AT Kearney and Ernst & Young. Katherine began her career at Nissan Motor Corporation. 

Katherine received a master’s degree in Global Business Management from the Thunderbird School of Global Management, and a bachelor’s in Political Science and Biochemistry from the University of California, San Diego.