Karen is the regional administration manager of Vriens & Partners. Beyond office administration, Karen provides events organization, finance, HR, and IT support across the region. She is an expat from Cebu, Philippines for eight years now.
Before joining the firm, she was the Office Manager of CSR Asia Singapore where she also handled finance and supported the organization of various csr/sustainability events and trainings across South-East Asia. Prior to CSR Asia, Karen was connected to Robinsons Land Corporation – Commercial Centers Division, a major real estate player and operating one of the most successful mall chains in the Philippines. She has worked as Marketing Communications and Events Officer for six years at Robinsons Place Cebu and Property Operations Officer for a year at Robinsons Cybergate Cebu.
Karen holds a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from Cebu Institute of Technology University in the Philippines. She also completed a Level 1 Bookkeeping Course at London Chamber of Commerce Industry – Uptrend College Singapore and attended a course module on Asia Pacific Marketing through National University Singapore Extension Programme at Marketing Institute of Singapore.