Karim Ziwar

Karim leads Ithmar Capital Partner’s private equity and corporate partnerships business of which he is a founder. He is also a founder of Amanat Holdings which is the GCC’s largest integrated healthcare and education listed investment company and until recently served as its Head of Healthcare Investments and also led the Education Investments team.

Previously, he headed the corporate finance function and founded the PMO within the venture capital arm of Tejari and started his career with the National Telecommunication Corporation in Egypt. He serves on the board of directors of a public company in the GCC. Karim holds a BA in Finance and Management, and an MBA in Corporate Finance and International Business from the University of Miami.