Karim S.

Sustainable Investing | ESG Strategy | Impact Private Equity

English, Swedish

Passionate about enabling a sustainable world through investments. ~10 years of experience in the financial industry, CFA Charterholder, 'Sustainability Talent of the Year 2020: 33 under 33' and co-au...see more

  • Financial Services, Banking & Insurance
  • Professional Services
  • Public Sector & Regulatory


  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice


Member of the Financial Sector Expert Advisory Group

The Science Based Targets initiative
1 year
Current position
Jun 2021 - Present
The Expert Advisory Group (EAG) serve in a technical advisory capacity for the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) and provide advice to topics such as Net Zero for financial instit...see more

Vice President, ESG Strategy

Credit Suisse
2 years
Current position
Feb 2021 - Present
Credit Suisse is a leading global wealth manager with strong investment banking capabilities. Headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, our operation has a global reach and extends to about...see more

Senior Analyst, Impact Private Equity

1 year
Sep 2019 - Feb 2021
• Impact investing in partnership with private equity firm Trill Impact (www.trillimpact.com) • Mid-market control buy-out strategy in Northern Europe (Nordics, DACH and Benelux) • Deve...see more

Research Analyst, Group Sustainable Finance

2 years
May 2017 - Sep 2019
• ESG analysis and thematic research • Led engagements with companies violating international norms. Made field visits, often in emerging markets such as Brazil, Turkey & Bosnia and He...see more

Executive Adviser, CEO Office, Asset Management

2 years
Oct 2015 - May 2017
• CEO Office at Nordea Investment Management AB and Governance Unit at Asset Management • Worked with corporate governance and special projects

Product Specialist, Institutional & Wholesale Distribution, Asset Management

3 years
Aug 2012 - Oct 2015
• Sales towards institutional & wholesale clients, with a focus on ESG funds • Participated in the Nordea Graduate program (2012-2014)

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Financial Services, Banking & Insurance
  • Professional Services
  • Public Sector & Regulatory


  • Sustainability
  • Asset Management
  • Sustainable Finance
  • Impact Investing
  • ESG
  • Responsible Investments