Mr. Hamdy is currently the Senior Finance Director of GlaxoSmithKline Nigeria. He holds a post graduate MBA in Finance and a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and Finance from Helwan University, Helwan, Egypt.
Karim has worked in varying positions of increasing responsibility. He joined GSK in 2011 in Dubai and had worked in various functions such as Investment Analysis, Internal Control, Business Analysis & Reporting, Financial Accounting, Business Planning and Business Partnering.
Prior to joining GSK, Karim had worked with Mobily Etisalat, Riyadh-Saudi Arabia, Coca Cola and Unilever in Cairo-Egypt. In these varying roles, he managed operations on Cost Analysis, Financial Planning Analysis and Cost Accounting respectively.
He was appointed as an Executive Director of GlaxoSmithKline effective 27th July, 2017.