KAREN ILES

Head of Corporate Social Responsibility, TCS Australia and New Zealand

KAREN ILES

Head of Corporate Social Responsibility, TCS Australia and New Zealand

Biography

As Head of Corporate Social Responsibility at Tata Consultancy Services Karen has designed and led the development of TCS’ approach to empower and support the Australian and New Zealand communities. A major focus is the TCS Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) program that comprises of evidence based interventions to support STEM education in Australia. Karen had designed TCS’ pro bono program that has delivered over $1million in technology services to Australian not-for-profit organisations during 2015/16.

With over 16 years professional experience in social change and advocacy Karen has worked in a corporate and not-for-profit setting in the fields of women’s, Indigenous and human rights, international development and employment law. Karen is a practicing lawyer and has a Bachelor of Arts in Women’s Studies.