Kareem is the Managing Editor of CIC News and Director of Policy & Digital Strategy at CanadaVisa.
Kareem has been active in the field of immigration since 2010 working for the federal government, non-profits, and the private sector.
He has authored over 250 immigration publications, given over 50 presentations, and organized over 15 events featuring federal and provincial immigration ministers and leaders from other sectors.
His research has been referenced by stakeholders such as Canada’s immigration minister, Statistics Canada, and the OECD.
He has been invited to share his immigration insights with the likes of the Canadian Parliament and Senate, foreign government delegations, the American Immigration Lawyers Association, non-profits, the Globe and Mail, National Post, Toronto Star, Global News, Forbes, Washington Post, New York Times, CTV, CBC, Maclean's, OECD, McKinsey & Company, and Boston Consulting Group.
He is a graduate of the University of Toronto and Durham University.