Karen gained a 1st class degree in Mathematics from Imperial College, London. She then trained with a top 10 accountancy practice in London, and qualified with the Institute of Chartered Accountants in 2000.
Karen broadened her accountancy experience in London and then relocated her family to Oxfordshire. She then took a short career break to raise her children.
Karen set up her own accountancy business in 2010. Since then she has grown the business steadily, and in 2016 Swash & Co was formed. She has built an enviable client list by offering a personal, professional and friendly service.