Karim Fahmy is Director for Global Business Development at Intel Capital. In 2009, he spearheaded the formation of the Intel Capital Advisory Board. Prior to joining Intel Capital, Karim was Worldwide Marketing Director for Intel, based in Shanghai. Prior to his assignment in Shanghai, Karim was the territory General Manager for MENA where he started up Intel offices in Cairo, Beirut and Casablanca while growing the business by double-digits on a yearly basis. Karim was instrumental in bringing Intel’s increased focus to this emerging region. He also championed the creation of the $50M Intel Capital fund for the Middle East & Turkey. Prior assignments at Intel included roles in software development, operations, manufacturing, and marketing. During his 15 years at Intel, Karim was based in North America, EMEA and Asia. Prior, Karim worked at Schlumberger as an operations engineer in locations across Europe, Asia & Africa. Karim has a BSME from the American University in Cairo and a Master’s degree in Engineering Management from North Carolina State University.

Director for Global Business Development at Intel Capital

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