Chief Executive Officer, Northern Investment Partners Inc.
As the Executive Chairman of Northern Investment Partners, Mr. Karam is now leading a new investment fund targeting the Canadian data center industry Northern is raising a CA$160 million (US$120 million) equity roll-up to execute a build and acquisition strategy in the Canadian wholesale data center market that is attracting major international players due to its low energy costs, stable political environment and robust data security and privacy laws. Mr. Karam’s strong roots, professional experience and connections in the Middle East and Europe, makes him a solid ally to open the doorway between the Eastern and the Western hemispheres. Prior to this, Mr. Karam was Founder and Executive Chairman of Quality Investment Group (Holding), Quality Construction Company (Qualco) and Quality Development Company, where he managed up to 170 million USD in private equity and gained a reputation for his capacities in real-estate development and construction. Mr. Karam is also well respected for his ability to structure, raise private equity, and execute major real estate development projects worldwide and has held a number of executive positions for very large international private equity firms as Director of Equity Investments or Managing Director.