Karina de Allicon, Manager of Business Continuity and Enterprise Risk, Edwards Lifesciences, DRI2019

Karina de Allicon

Manager of Business Continuity and Enterprise Risk, Edwards Lifesciences

Karina de Allicon, CBCP, CSM, is Manager of Business Continuity and Enterprise Risk at Edwards Lifesciences, the global leader in patient-focused medical innovations for structural heart disease. In addition to the medical field, she has worked in business continuity for the financial and entertainment sector (Fox Entertainment).

She is a Certified Business Continuity Professional (CBCP), A Certified Scrum Master (CSM), and a Certified FEMA HSEEP Exercise Designer. She was born and raised in Montevideo, Uruguay, and was awarded with a Fulbright Scholarship to complete a Master’s Degree at Chapman University.

de Allicon has been studying mindfulness at UCLA since 2014 and trains business executives and recovery teams on how to use mindfulness tools for incident management optimization. She also loves to dance and teaches Zumba at LA Fitness.