Karen Lynch

Karen Lynch is the Vice President of the Wholesale Distribution Industry Business Unit, responsible for SAP strategy, solutions, and success in the Wholesale Distribution industry globally.  With the primary focus of delivering value to customers, Karen is responsible for SAP investments required to develop and deliver the broad range of SAP solutions to this strategic industry worldwide.

Ms. Lynch has almost 30 years of industry and software experience and brings a strong track record of success.  During her tenure of more than 10 years with SAP, Karen was the Director, Retail and Consumer Products Industry Business Unit where she led the solution management and development teams responsible for delivering solutions to both the Retail and Consumer Products Industries.  Prior to joining SAP, Ms. Lynch held a variety of management positions with The Keebler Company, now part of Kellogg, in the areas of Deduction Audits, Logistics and Customer Service, and Supply Chain Planning.

Ms. Lynch has studied Psychology and Political Science at Elmhurst College.  She resides with her family in the Chicago suburbs where she is active in local community groups and charitable organizations.