Kareem is a Financial Technology Executive with a record of scaling AI-powered software, lending and payments businesses. He have over a decade of experience working to implement inclusive and fair artificial intelligence solutions in lending. Kareem also served as the Executive Vice President at Zest.ai, where he led go-to-market strategy for the company’s AI-powered b2b SaaS underwriting platform and negotiated software licensing, partnership, financing and other commercial deals with Fortune 500 firms, credit bureaus and financial infrastructure providers. He was also a senior member of the team managing Zest’s $100m installment loan business, which achieved default and customer acquisition rates that were half the industry average.
Just as we built search infrastructure and payments infrastructure for the Internet, so must we build fairness infrastructure for the Internet. FairPlay turns fairness into a business advantage, allowing our users to de-bias digital decisions in real-time and prove to their customers, regulators and the public that they're taking strong steps to be fair. In short, FairPlay makes fairness pay.7 December 2021