Karim Fawaz

Karim Fawaz

Karim Fawaz

Partner at CMS | United Arab Emirates

Karim specialises in corporate commercial work with focus on Technology and Corporate Finance. This includes regulatory, investments and digital transformation projects for public and private sectors. Karim has worked as legal director at one of the largest international law firms in the Middle East where he drove the CorpTech practice which focuses on corporate and commercial work for clients in technology, communications and finance. Karim had formerly worked as Corporate Counsel at Cisco Systems and Cisco Capital, where he led the Enterprise and Public Sector legal team in MEA and advised on several major projects in technology and technology finance. Karim had also worked as an associate at Levant Law Practice in Riyadh where he provided various legal services for several leading insurance and financial services companies in Saudi Arabia.

Moreover, Karim has worked on constructing and delivering detailed compliance and ethics trainings for companies in various sectors.