Executive, Product Engineering
Karim has been in IT and telecommunications over 20 years and has been at Telstra now for over 3 years.
In his present role he is accountable for engineering the products used by Telstra’s Enterprise, Business, and Wholesale customers and managing several technology platforms that support these products across the portfolios of Unified Communications, Data and IP, Security and Mobility. These product sets represent approximately 30% of the Telstra overall revenue base or approximately AU$9bn.
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 VP 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.