Karim Jalbout

Partner, Digital & Tech

Egon Zehnder

About Karim

At Egon Zehnder, we share a singular goal: to empower our clients to drive lasting positive change through leadership. Karim is a partner in their Technology Practice and advises large corporations, private equity & VC firms on executive search and leadership development. He also leads Egon Zehnder’s internal data talent platform to drive efficiency in the search process and build machine learning predictive capabilities. Prior to this, he was Global Head of Propositions & Sales at Sony Ericsson Mobile, where he led early investments in the Android platform. He launched his career at Diageo where he held a range of brand and commercial roles in North America, Africa, Europe and Russia. Karim earned a Bachelor’s of Commerce from Queen’s University in Canada and completed the Executive Education Program at the Stanford Graduate School of Business. He is a frequent speaker on “Leadership Potential” and “Being even more human in a world of AI”.