Karen is a board director, leadership facilitator and executive coach and is passionate about helping businesses and individuals optimise their potential.
She is an External Board Advisor for The Spotlight Group and a Non-Executive Director for Hallenstein Glasson Holdings.
Karen brings a deep and practical understanding of retail business, gained from 25 years of corporate experience working across Europe and Australia.
Her areas of expertise are in leadership, strategy, brand positioning and marketing.
Karen has held senior leadership roles in a number of high profile brands including Marks and Spencer, Sears, Woolworths, and Country Road.
She combines her business knowledge with considerable experience in education.
She is an Associate with Melbourne Business School where she facilitates Leadership Development Programs and is a coach on the Executive MBA.
Karen is also an Executive Coach, supporting a number of key clients in developing their career and leadership potential.
She is an accredited practitioner in MBTI, Firo B, Situational Leadership 2, The Organisational Workshop, Benchmarks 360 and Workplace Big 5.
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