Karim has been in IT and Telecommunications over 20 years and has been at Telstra now for 4 years.
In his present role he is accountable for Engineering the products used by all of Telstra’s customers across Consumer, Small Business, Enterprise and Wholesale.
Previous to this role, Karim led Enterprise Product Engineering focussing on Products for Enterprise and Business customers. At this time he became the Technology sponsor for the Commonwealth Bank at Telstra.
In previous roles in Telstra Karim was in Telstra Service Operations managing Telstra’s operational facilities, Telstra Network and IT Change and Managing several assurance teams.
Prior to joining Telstra Karim was Group Vice President for IP Core Engineering for the SingTel Group with a role split between Optus and SingTel. In this role he looked after IP networks in Australia and Singapore, Core Technology platforms in Australia and Product Engineering for Business, Retail, SMB and Wholesale Business Units.