As a passionate and enthusiastic leader Kari has a breadth of business experiences spanning over 17 years. Kari joined Rolls-Royce in 2003 as a sponsored undergraduate, undergoing an intensive (work full-time/study full-time) degree in Business Management.
After graduation, Kari worked in a variety of roles across Procurement and Supply Chain whilst also studying for her MSc in Global Supply Chain Management (MCIPS).
She worked in Bangkok for 2 years, where she was accountable for the identification and facilitation of new business opportunities in Thailand.
More recently, Kari has demonstrated success in services and OEM sales for global customers in Civil Aerospace, and has worked at all levels in Rolls-Royce to drive transformation and improve sustainable engagement.
In 2019, Kari returned from Maternity Leave, taking on the role of VP - Marketing Services. She has accountability for the Rolls-Royce CareStore and associated portfolio of CareServices.
She is passionate about diversity and inclusion, how an inclusive environment helps individuals be at their best and how a diverse and inclusive approach can help overcome the challenges we are facing as an industry.