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Karen Witts, CFO of Kingfisher, talks about the importance of communication for CFOs to succeed.

Karen Witts is a seasoned chief financial officer and chartered accountant with a strong background in finance and management across a variety of sectors. Prior to joining Kingfisher, she served as CFO, Africa, Middle East, Asia and Asia Pacific for Vodafone and before that spent 11 years in Finance Director and General Management roles at BT. Karen has also worked in companies including Diageo and Mars. She is a non-executive director of Imperial Brands and chairman of its Audit Committee.