Karen is the Founding Partner and Chair of the Board of Tregaskis Brown. Established in 2002. She has a proven ability to operate across organisational and business boundaries, and the commercial skills and experience necessary to operate a successful business with complete bottom-line accountability.
Karen 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.
Karen was one of New Zealand’s first accredited ILM (Investment Logic Mapping) Facilitators (2010) Her extensive experience means she is often asked to facilitate some of the more challenging investment discussions or those with very high-value requiring input from high-level executives.
She is known for her pragmatism and commitment to finding solutions that are right for the client.
Recent Speaking Engagements
Karen honoured at the 2018 Minister of Defence Awards of Excellence to Industry - View Video
Facilitates numerous ILM processes for major investments; clients include UK Cabinet Office, New Zealand Defence Force, Housing NZ Corporation, Ministry for Primary Industries and various local government agencies.
Has led a wide range of governance workshops with senior managers, including the Department of Internal Affairs, ACC, Ministry for Primary Industries, Ministry of Defence, NZ Police, Crown Law Office and Fire and Emergency NZ.
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+64 4 499 9363
Level 8, Berl House
108 The Terrace
PO Box 25 242