Kareem Farid is a communications professional who combines creativity and entrepreneurship to shape digital storytelling for audiences across the Arab world. Kareem Farid is the original lead for digital storytelling and content production at APCO Worldwide. He established the practice 3 years ago and led the growth of the practice across 5 different offices. Farid’s work has helped set industry standards in channeling creativity for online production, especially in the MENA region.
Kareem is the host of a tech show on CNN Arabic, Taktekha with Kareem (or Tech Tactics), which focuses on the different ways that tech can benefit our day-to-day lives, and how tech is particularly effective when used strategically.
Farid is also serial entrepreneur, with a lengthy background in transforming traditional content to digital communities across the world. Farid has long since had a passion for mentorship and has mentored young content producers from around the world to build high-quality content for all digital platforms.