Karen is a Certified Chair with the Advisory Board Centre and a Director at Extex providing consulting CFO and business financial management services. Karen is a former Partner of PricewaterhouseCoopers Private Clients with 25 years at that firm and is a Chartered Accountant.
Karen has extensive experience advising and leading privately owned businesses regarding financial, strategic and commercial matters to achieve a variety of outcomes including effective financial management, strategy development, business planning and succession planning. Throughout her career Karen has worked with many companies across all stages of the business life cycle from start-ups through to exit. Karen is the Chair and Advisor across various Advisory Boards for entrepreneurs and private businesses and is also the Independent Chair of a governance Board of Directors for a high growth private business.