Saphir Esmail

Operating Executive, Predictis
WABF Speaker - Saphir Esmail
Saphir Esmail is an Operating Executive at predictis, a platform backed by Alpine Investors, a people-driven private equity firm that invests in software and services businesses with $15 billion in assets under management, specializing in acquiring, operating, and scaling software-enabled data intelligence companies across industry verticals. Saphir is also a Venture Partner at Golden Palm Investments, an early-stage venture capital fund focused on investing in tech-enabled businesses across Africa. Previously, Saphir spent five years at Deloitte Consulting, working with financial services clients across North America on data-focused projects. He is originally from the Democratic Republic of Congo and has been an avid DJ for more than a decade. Saphir holds an MBA from The Wharton School, a Master's in International Studies from the Lauder Institute at the University of Pennsylvania, and a BBA in Finance from Temple University.

Panels involved in

Panels involved in

Shaping African Financial Markets: Banking and Private Equity in Focus

Breakout session 3
Grand panel
3:25 pm
Jon M. Huntsman Hall
Learn about Africa's evolving financial landscape and understand its role in the global economy