Based in our Manchester office Karen joined Maven in April 2018 and will be responsible for supporting portfolio companies across the North of England. She qualified with KPMG in Manchester and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales.
In the early part of her career Karen worked in Corporate Finance and for RBS in Specialised Lending covering the Yorkshire and Humberside region. She has held a number of executive finance roles across a variety of sectors in plc businesses and privately owned companies. Most recently she worked as a Group Finance Director for a group based in Altrincham, which held a portfolio of investments in the engineering services sector.
Karen graduated from Manchester University with a BSc (Hons) in Biological Sciences, she has a Business Masters’ Degree from IE Business School in Madrid and is a qualified business coach and NLP practitioner.