Karen Beaven, Multi Award Winning HR Director and Author of “Strategic Human Resource Management”
Karen is the multi award-winning former HR Director of River Island and author of Strategic Human Resource Management – An HR Professional’s Toolkit. In 2015 Karen was awarded the title of HR Director of the Year at the HR Excellence Awards and she has frequently appeared in the HR Most Influential listings. She has also been listed as a Global HR Superstar by HRO Today magazine.
After experiencing a breakdown in 2017 Karen took the opportunity to re-shape her career and in doing so set up two businesses through which she now follows her passion of helping people to stay happy, healthy and stress free at the same time as building their careers.
Karen also now writes a regular monthly column focusing on wellbeing for HR professionals in HR Magazine and her membership community for HR professionals – The HR Entrepreneurs Network will launch in 2019.