Karen Lawrie

General Counsel

Karen Lawrie

Age 56, United Kingdom

Date of Appointment- 22 October 2018

Karen will be responsible for legal, contracts, insurance and compliance related matters at Bumi Armada and its subsidiaries.

Karen graduated from Seattle University in United States and obtained a M.A in Law from Cambridge University, United Kingdom. She is a licensed attorney with the Texas Bar, solicitor and a member of the Law Society of England and Wales.

Karen has 29 years of extensive experience in corporate and commercial law across various financial institutions and energy companies. She started her career with Dentons (Legal Firm) in 1989 and joined Goldman Sachs International as an Associate in 1992 and subsequently joined J.P. Morgan Securities Limited as Vice President, Transaction Execution. In 2001, she joined State Street Bank Corporation as the Head of Legal and member of Executive Committee before moving to EDF Energy plc as the Head of Legal, Generation and Supply until 2012. She then joined Subsea 7 as the Deputy General Counsel, Vice President Legal Corporate before she was hired by AET Tankers as the Global General Counsel in 2016 where her responsibilities include all Legal matters, Compliance, Risk, Insurance and Governance.