Graduated from HEC (Liège, Belgium) as a commercial engineer, Karl Adams began his career as an external auditor at PWC.
Always being passionate about business, he then worked for the ING Group, where he had carried out several executive positions in the corporate and SME’s departments for more than 15 years.
In 2013, he joined SRIW Group (« Société régionale d´Investissement de Wallonie ») whose role is to support and foster enterprises’s growth in Wallonia through investments. Karl Adams was Vice President of the Executive Committee til the end of 2018.
In January 2019, armed with all these knowledges, he entered SOWALFIN (« Société Wallonne de Financement et de Garantie des Petites et Moyennes Entreprises »). This company is active in financial solutions for entrepreneurs’ needs and projects of creation, development, innovation, internationalization and business transfers. As a member of the Executive Commitee and General Manager of the « cofinancing & financial guarantee » department, he keeps an enthusiastic eye on the business landscape in Wallonia and, more broadly, in Belgium.