The Missing Link
Karen is the General Manager of The Missing Link, a Sydney based company that offers ICT solutions and managed services. She is responsible for strategy, operations, sales, marketing, finance, human resources and administration, and has worked for the company since 2002. In 2013 The Missing Link Security was launched to provide clients with specialised security products and services. Karen is both the General Manager and part owner of this division.
Prior to working in the ICT industry, Karen worked for Laughlin Executives, a boutique search and recruitment company and at Yusen Air & Sea Service, a global logistics company. Karen’s roles within these diverse firms gave her an opportunity to develop well-rounded business and people management skills, and the ability to relate across a range of industries and positions within organisations.
In 2015 Karen won the Achievement Award at the ARN Women in ICT Awards, an award that recognised her outstanding commitment to the ICT industry through continuous career development and professional achievements. It also acknowledged her reputation as a thought-leader, a leader in the industry, and as a role model/mentor to other aspiring female managers.