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NameKaren Iatrou
TitleBusiness Manager
Phone9925 4947
Fax(03) 9925 4647

Karen is responsible for Human Resource Management and the delivery of projects with special operational requirements at VPAC. Karen is also the Company Secretary of the VPAC Board is responsible for managing the company's Quality Assurance Program.

Formerly the Business Manager for the Australian Research Collaboration Service (ARCS) where VPAC was a member organisation, Karen's primary role was responsible for the operating business infrastructure.

Prior to that Karen supported VPAC's Chief Executive Officer in general management roles in the areas of Corporate Governance, Finance, Quality Management, Marketing and Human Resources.

Karen has extensive private industry experience in financial, marketing, corporate governance and administration management. She has been involved in the start up of several businesses and has instituted quality assurance programs and effective contract negotiations and monitoring for large infrastructure projects. She was appointed by VPAC in September 2000.