Operating and delivering at Board level her international experience and corporate career spans many sectors with a focus on board and senior leadership and improving business performance. Karen has previously worked in two VC led start ups and established a retail consultancy in the Middle East.
Karen is a specialist in Ei (Emotional Intelligence ) Coaching and Mentoring following an enjoyable and successful time with Penna PLC. She has a passion for people and business, EQ in leadership and working in diverse cultures. Her portfolio of clients include major UK, European and international businesses across a number of sectors; Retail, eCommerce, Global Banking, IT, Leisure & Hospitality and Manufacturing & Consumer.
In 2015 Women in Retail (Founded by Karen in 2005) will celebrate 10 years as the only membership community for board and senior executive women in the sector, this year will also see the launch of Emerging Leaders.