Prior to joining HOF Capital, Karim worked for Flats Boston, where he advised on buy-side and sell-side real estate transactions, managed client investment portfolios, suggested potential acquisitions, and developed 5-year strategies for investments in the Boston area. He worked on the sourcing, acquisition, and development of a $40m vacant lot into a mixed-use building.
Previously, Karim worked for the Volkswagen Group, where he analyzed the Egyptian market, formulated a regional business development strategy, and proposed importing the Audi A1 model to compete with BMW and Mercedes. Decision to move forward with the strategy was green-lit by Audi management.
Earlier in his career, Karim helped streamline operations and head quality control in a textile manufacturing company in Egypt, which exports products to the UK, France, and Greece.
Karim holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance with a Minor in Computer Information Systems from Bentley University. Karim is fluent in English, Arabic and French.