Abdel Karim

Co-Founder & Partner

Mr. Karim has over 20 years of experience managing risk and structuring complex transactions both domestically and internationally. He has won many international awards for his work.


  • LK Capital Advisors LLC – Founding Partner. Private Investments, Portfolio, and Asset Allocation.
  • BLADEX – Senior Vice President. Responsible for Syndication Group and secondary market asset portfolio.
  • CABEI – Head of Project Finance and Infrastructure Lending. Group responsible for structuring and managing corporate, infrastructure, and energy portfolio. Over $2 billion in structured transactions. “Project Financing Deal of the Year” in leading publications.
  • BMO Capital Markets, Chicago – Vice President leverage Finance Group. Involved in over $20 billion in leverage financing across industries and sectors.


  • Columbia University, New York
  • Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago
  • University of Miami, Coral Gables
  • Indiana University, Bloomington

Licenses and Certificates:

  • Certified Treasury Professional
  • Integrated Risk Management Certificate
  • CAIA Candidate Level II