REWIRE MEETS: Bidwells managing director Catherine Spitzer

Catherine Spitzer took over as managing director of Bidwells in July last year, having been in the role of chief operating officer since 2014.

With just four years of experience in the real estate world, she could still be labelled a newcomer to the sector. However, she has the industry pretty sussed.

And she has come to it at a time when her background in IT, tech, consultancy and some good old-fashioned confidence couldn’t be more valuable.

After getting a degree in politics, philosophy and economics at Oxford, Spitzer first tried her hand at corporate law,