A Dublin native, Karl studied and worked in Amsterdam before joining the FIE team in 2012. He holds degrees from University College Dublin and the University of Amsterdam. Prior to entering international education he reported for Radio Netherlands’ International Justice Desk and presented a daily radio show on European news and culture. He is a founding member, former Chair and sits on the board of the Association of Study Abroad Providers in Ireland, was part of the team behind the ground-breaking Economic Impact of Study Abroad in Ireland and is the first person from Ireland to be awarded the Forum on Education’s Professional Certificate in Education Abroad.
His primary role as FIE Chief Operating Officer – Dublin is oversight for all aspects of operational design, development, delivery, improvement and progression.