Karen Renner

Karen K. Renner

Chief Information Officer North America at Thales SA

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Location:
45 rue de Villiers, Neuilly-sur-Seine, Ile-de-France, France
Company:
Thales SA
HQ Phone:
+33 1 57 77 80 00

General Information

Experience

Chief Information Officer Shared Services  - General Electric Company

Industrial Engineer  - Lockheed Martin Corporation

General Electric

Chief Information Officer for the Solutions Products Division  - IT

Chief Information Officer for the Solutions Products Division  - Italy

Vice President and Chief Information Officer  - Novelis Inc.

Chief Information Officer  - GE MDS Inc

Co-Chair  - Make-a-Wish Walk for Wishes

Education

B.S.  - Industrial Engineering , Auburn University

M.S degrees  - Industrial Engineering , Auburn University

MBA  - Finance , Georgia State University

Affiliations

Board Member  - Lenbrook

Advisory Board Member  - The Georgia CIO Leadership Association

Board Member  - TechBridge Inc

Recent News  

In addition, Lenbrook welcomes two new members to its board, Caroline Duffy and Karen Renner.
Renner is North American chief information officer for Thales, a global technology company in the aerospace, transport, defense and security markets. She has more 25 years of experience in leading teams and deploying information technology. Before workings for Thales, Renner served as vice president and CIO for Atlanta-based rolled aluminum product company Novelis. The Atlanta Business Chronicle named her among the Top 100 Technology Leaders in Atlanta in 2015, and the Georgia CIO Leadership Association named her Georgia's CIO of the Year in 2013. Renner holds undergraduate and master's degrees in industrial engineering from Auburn University and a master's degree in business administration from Georgia State University. She began her career as an industrial engineer with Lockheed Aeronautical Systems and then worked for General Electric in information technology for 18 years.

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Lenbrook Board Names David Williams Chair; Welcomes Caroline Duffy and Karen Renner
In addition, Lenbrook welcomes two new members to its Board, Caroline Duffy of Jackson Spalding and Karen Renner of Thales. Also joining Lenbrook's Board is Karen Renner, North American Chief Information Officer for Thales, a global technology leader for the aerospace, transport, defense and security markets. She has more 25 years' experience in leading teams and deploying information technology. Prior to Thales, Renner served as Vice President and Chief Information Officer for Atlanta-based Novelis, a global leader in rolled aluminum products. The Atlanta Business Chronicle named Renner among the Top 100 Technology Leaders in Atlanta in 2015 and the Georgia CIO Leadership Association named her Georgia's Chief Information Officer of the Year in 2013. Renner holds bachelor's and master's degrees in industrial engineering from Auburn University and a master's degree in business administration from Georgia State University. She began her career as an industrial engineer with Lockheed Aeronautical Systems in Marietta and then worked for General Electric Company in information technology for 18 years. "We're delighted to have Caroline and Karen join our Board.

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In addition, Lenbrook welcomes two new members to its Board, Caroline Duffy of Jackson Spalding and Karen Renner of Thales.
Also joining Lenbrook's Board is Karen Renner, North American Chief Information Officer for Thales, a global technology leader for the aerospace, transport, defense and security markets. She has more 25 years' experience in leading teams and deploying information technology. Prior to Thales, Renner served as Vice President and Chief Information Officer for Atlanta-based Novelis, a global leader in rolled aluminum products. The Atlanta Business Chronicle named Renner among the Top 100 Technology Leaders in Atlanta in 2015 and the Georgia CIO Leadership Association named her Georgia's Chief Information Officer of the Year in 2013. Renner holds bachelor's and master's degrees in industrial engineering from Auburn University and a master's degree in business administration from Georgia State University. She began her career as an industrial engineer with Lockheed Aeronautical Systems in Marietta and then worked for General Electric Company in information technology for 18 years. "We're delighted to have Caroline and Karen join our Board.

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