Karen Tsui

Karen is an inclusive leader with 24 years of experience across six research-intensive universities in the UK and Hong Kong. A recognised collaboration expert, she fosters partnerships regionally (White Rose) and internationally (Worldwide Universities Network). Karen is known for her ability to inspire and drive exceptional performance, serving as a mentor and qualified professional coach. She is former Head of White Rose (interim 2023), responsible for strategy development, engaging stakeholder engagement, operations and communications management.

Passionate about equity, diversity, and inclusion, she champions equity through her role as former Co-Chair of the Women at Leeds Network, promoting career advancement in Higher Education.