Karen K. Renner

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Karen K. Renner, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer

Karen Renner serves as Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer for Veritiv. In this role, she is responsible for the company’s Information Technology (IT) strategy and policies supporting Veritiv’s operations and staff.


Prior to joining Veritiv in November 2020, Karen was Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer for CommScope, Inc., a global network infrastructure provider. She was responsible for IT, information security, and business transformation.


Karen also held CIO positions at aerospace-defense supplier Thales and aluminum producer Novelis. She spent over two decades at General Electric, where she led IT for the company’s security and digital energy businesses.


For more than five years, Karen has been a member of the Board of Lenbrook, a not-for-profit senior community in Atlanta, GA. She currently serves on the Finance Committee and the Development Committee.


Karen holds a bachelor’s degree and master’s degree in industrial and systems engineering from Auburn University, and an MBA from Georgia State University.