Murad Karimi

Multi-unit / Franchising (Atlanta)

Mr. Karimi is the Founding Partner of Mosaic Investments. He is also the CEO of Mosaic Red Hat Group, a multi-unit Arby’s franchisee in Florida and North Carolina and Executive Chairman of Xpress Global Systems, LLC, the largest LTL provider to the floor covering industry. Prior to founding Mosaic in 2010, Mr. Karimi worked in defense contracting in Kuwait and Dubai.  He later went on to manage a large-scale hospitality real estate development in Costa Rica. Since moving back to the U.S. in 2009, Mr. Karimi has been active in restaurant franchising, real estate investing, and other business acquisitions. Notably, Murad has received recognition as New Franchise Partner of the Year from Moe’s Southwest Grill and highest franchisee sales growth in Florida from Arby’s.