Karen is a creative professional, whose coaching background and facilitation experience have equipped her with a wealth of tools and techniques. She helps people leap beyond what is known and navigate safely toward a new future. With her original training in psychology and design, Karen brings great warmth, compassion and a sense of possibility to all her clients.
Karen has more than 20 years’ international business experience. This ensures her consulting, facilitation and coaching are always mindful of cross-cultural aspects and are grounded in an organisation’s commercial reality. She focuses on developing people’s skills in the workplace, helping teams and leaders reach strategic alignment while maintaining an atmosphere of respect.
Among other commercial experience, Karen spent several years at Steelcase Plc, a global manufacturing organisation, where she gained experience in sales and marketing, consulting on creating inspirational organisational space and managing international clients. She is particularly skilled in designing and delivering workshops, seminars and conferences. Since 2005, her work has centred on individual coaching and delivering high-potential learning and development programmes for organisations.