Karen is the Non-Executive Chair of the board of Molten Ventures and also chairs the Company’s Nomination Committee. She is also a senior independent non-executive director of AIM-quoted Accesso Technology Group plc and Softcat plc, and FTSE 250 IT infrastructure provider. Karen began her career at ICL before spending 20 years at Hewlett-Packard company, where in 2000 she became Vice President and General Manager Worldwide Sales & Marketing for the Business Customer Organisation, responsible for sales of all Hewlett-Packard products, services and software to business customers globally. Karen holds a BA Honours degree in European Studies from Bath University and a Diploma in Marketing.