Karim Taga is a Cutter Expert; managing Partner at Arthur D. Little (ADL), based in Austria; and leads ADL’s Telecommunications, Information Technology, Media & Electronics (TIME) practice. He has 20 years’ experience with ADL in the telecommunications area, where his work focuses primarily on three functional areas: growth strategies and business transformations, corporate finance (transaction support, mainly private equity firms and banks), and boardroom presentation and facilitation. Dr. Taga also acts as jury member for several telecom and media prize award ceremonies in Asia, Europe, and the US; supports several telecom councils and associations as well as governments and regulators in setting digital agendas; and chairs and facilitates top executive international events and conferences. Previously, he was Project Manager at Ericsson and Assistant Professor at the Vienna University of Technology, Austria. Dr. Taga earned a master of science degree in mechanical engineering and material science from the University of California, Berkeley; an MBA in international business and marketing from Webster University; and a PhD in mechanical engineering and analytical chemistry from Vienna University of Technology, Austria. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.