Karen Adams

CEO, Fundserv

Karen is a CEO with international and multi-industry experience. She was recognized in 2017 as one of Canada’s Top 100 Most Powerful Women by the Women’s Executive Network and was voted by her peers as “CEO of the Year” by Wealth Professional in 2019. Karen is the CEO of Fundserv, the technology platform and settlement engine that the Canadian Investment industry has relied on for over 25 years. Fundserv is her 4th career CEO role, contributing to her reputation as a change leader adept at managing large technology transformation projects.

In April 2019, Karen raised more than $65,000 in support of The True Patriot Love Women’s Expedition–Baffin Island 2019. In 2018 and 2019, she joined a team of Fundserv employees in sleeping out on the street to support Covenant House Sleep Out: Women Unite.