Kareem is a Vice President at Evoke-ARIS, and has been working with investment funds, wealthy families, and institutional investors since 2013. He began his financial services career at KPMG in the Alternative Investment Tax department where he worked on tax preparation, planning, and internal audits for hedge funds, private equity funds, and other alternative investment vehicles. Prior to joining Evoke, he served as a Director at First Republic Bank's alternative investment platform, where his main responsibilities included coordinating investment fund operations, reviewing fund accounting and records, and preparing financial statements for audits.

Kareem received a BA in Economics and Accounting from UC Santa Barbara. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst® and a Certified Public Accountant. He lives in West Los Angeles.