Caren is the founder and director of Enabling Outcomes Ltd. and has over twenty years’ experience in sustainability and international development in the food, agriculture, mining, banking, and apparel sectors. She develops best-practice strategies with a focus on development outcomes. This work has included strategy design, KPI and metrics management, evaluations, standards and certification system innovation, stakeholder engagement, research, and facilitation. She has worked in NGO and consultancy roles and serves a diverse clientele of NGOs, foundations, multilateral and membership organizations, and corporations.
Prior to founding Enabling Outcomes, Caren was the London Director at SustainAbility. She also held the role of Head of Global Product Management at Fairtrade International and is the former Director of Certification and Director of Category Management at Fair Trade USA.
She holds Masters of Business Administration from the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin and Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, and a Bachelors of Arts from Tufts University in International Relations. Caren was trained by the Partnership Brokers Association as a Partnership Broker in 2017 and then trained in Mainstreaming Gender in Development Programmes by MDF Consultancy in 2019. Caren works in English and Spanish.
Caren is based in London but works globally.