Katie McCalmont launched the UK office in 2013, where she runs the day-to-day operations and client relationships, oversees the film and television scouting out of the UK for Netflix, and scouts books that originate out of the UK. She has worked in publishing for over ten years, and began her career as a developer for a documentary production company. She launched the Arts Council funded online magazine and bookshop Untitled Books, and set up the website for independent bookshop chain Daunt Books, while co-managing one of the branches. In 2011, she moved to New York to join Maria Campbell’s New York office. She graduated with a first class honours degree in English Literature from Edinburgh University.