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Karen Patio has a career in lecturing and working at the operational and strategic level in human resources. Karen’s HR career started in 2010 in Kingston College of London, where she delivered postgraduate lectures in International Business and International Human resources to high profile delegates from all over the world.
Karen holds a BSc in Political Science and Public administration with a minor in Law and Journalism, and an MSc in International Business focused on International Human Resource Management.
All sectors are represented in Karen’s background. In consultancy, she worked on B2B development as part of a government placement for post-graduates; in the private-public sector, for Oxford University and Oxfordshire County Council.
Her most recent role was at Oxfam International’s headquarters in Oxford as generalist HR specialist, narrowing on strategic output. In that role, Karen led and coordinated information management for the department, and worked closely with senior managers on employee relations and change processes.
Currently a member of Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, Karen is studying towards another postgraduate level qualification. Her main interests are Employment Law, Managing Employment Relations, Reward Management, and Resourcing and Talent Management.
Languages: English, French