Who is Karim Abo Bakr?
Karim works at the intersection of mental health, management, and education. He is Co-Founder and Co-CEO of Mirqah, one of the premier Management Education firms in Egypt established in 2007. He also sits on the advisory boards of various companies in the technology, market research, and HR fields.
Karim has over 13 years of experience in working with large corporates and high-growth small and medium enterprises on educating and growing their management layers. He has been involved in a very wide variety of organizational challenges from organizational culture, business growth, and customer experience to digital and agile transformations. He has worked with both multinational/regional giants such as Vodafone, Etisalat, and DellEMC, as well as local companies such as Juhayna, Raya, and Robusta.
Building upon his background in psychiatry, he is currently pursuing further post-graduate studies at the University of Nottingham in Workplace Health and Wellbeing. Karim is focused on the challenge of promoting workplace mental health through bettering managers and management practices.