Karen Koh Owner, Intermedia
Karen Koh is a broadcast media professional and familiar face and voice to viewers and
listeners in Asia. Her background is in television news and current affairs, and she has
anchored and reported for international media organisations including BBC World, CNBC Asia,
CNN International, Thomson Reuters and WSJ Digital.
Karen frequently moderates and MC’s corporate and charity events, including the WHO’s Global
Vaccination and Immunization Research Forum 2021, Euronext’s ESG Summit 2021, The
Asian Financial Forum 2015-2020, 2023, the HK Private Wealth Management Summit 2017-22,
The Women’s Foundation HK Gala 2019-20, and The Society of Publishers in Asia (SOPA)’s
Editorial Awards 2018-19. She has also moderated private events for clients such as Dunhill,
Franklin Templeton Investments, and KPMG.Owner, Intermedia
She produces and hosts an award-winning weekly radio show on gender, sexuality and social
issues called “ The Agender Café ” on Radio Television Hong Kong’s (RTHK) Radio 3 and is also
a regular co-host on RTHK Radio 3’s flagship current affairs show “Backchat”.
Karen also conducts media and presentation skills training for corporate and public sector
clients in multiple sectors ranging from financial services, luxury goods and hotels to print media
Karen was born and raised in Australia, and has lived and worked in Singapore, London and
Hong Kong. She’s married with three adult sons. In addition to media work, she is also a
certified yoga and standup paddle instructor, and spends her summers teaching SUP yoga.
Karen also serves on the Board of Directors of EngenderHealth, a Washington D.C.-based
NGO in the field of global sexual and reproductive health and rights.
What are you most excited about CREATIVE COLLISION 2023?
"I'm looking forward to hearing crazy new ideas about sustainability and how social value can be built into that thinking. And excited to meet new people and help them bring ideas to life."