Mr. Hamdy is currently the Senior Finance Director of GlaxoSmithKline Nigeria. He holds a post graduate MBA in Finance from Manchester University (UK) , Certified Management Accountant (CMA) , USA and a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and Finance from Helwan University, 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 Internal Control, Business Analysis & Reporting, Financial Accounting, Business Planning , Business Partnering , his most recent role before joining GSK Nigeria was business implementation lead for a number of global projects based out in HQ in London.
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 , Investment Analysis and Cost Accounting respectively.