Karen joined Expro in 2021 as Chief Communications, Stakeholder and Sustainability Officer, responsible for investor relations, global marketing and communications, and sustainability.
Karen was part of Weatherford International plc for ten years, most recently as Senior Vice President, Stakeholder Engagement & Chief Marketing Officer.
Prior to joining the energy industry, she spent 15 years on Wall Street. At Oppenheimer & Co., Inc., leading the U.S. Equity Research, Oil Services & Equipment team. She also held roles of increasing responsibility at various investment banks, including Calyon Securities, Royal Bank of Canada Dominion Securities, and Jefferies Group, in addition to managing a multi-billion-dollar fixed income chemical portfolio at American General Corporation.
Karen is the recipient of numerous awards, including being named as a 2020 Global Leader of Influence by the World Affairs Council of Greater Houston, a 2020 Top 50 Women in Oil and Gas by the National Diversity Council, a 2019 Breakthrough Women of the Year by the Greater Houston Women’s Chamber of Commerce, and a 2019 Women Who Mean Business award by the Houston Business Journal. She is a frequent speaker at industry events and conferences.