Karen is a Founding Partner of Tregaskis Brown. She is a sought-after advisor to executive teams on the governance and effective control of portfolios and major programmes of change. She is valued by her clients for her ability to challenge their thinking and encourage fresh ways of looking at strategic issues.
Many have relied on Karen’s expertise to re-design corporate and change governance models, improve the quality of investment decision-making, governance and management, develop effective strategic and business plans and review under-performing areas of business.
One of New Zealand’s first accredited ILM (Investment Logic Mapping) facilitators (2010), her extensive experience means she is often asked to facilitate more challenging investment discussions or those involving top-level executives.
Known for her pragmatism and commitment to finding solutions that are right for her client, Karen was honoured at the 2018 Minister of Defence Awards of Excellence to Industry
Examples of her work
Karen has led a wide range of governance and strategic workshops with senior executives, including the Department of Internal Affairs, ACC, Ministry for Primary Industries, Ministry of Defence, NZ Police, Crown Law Office and Fire and Emergency NZ.
Recent Speaking Engagements