Safia Gulamani is a Manager on the Member Engagement team at Convergence. She works closely members and channel partners and also oversees Convergence’s matchmaking platform and compliance.
Prior to Convergence, Safia was a consultant at Arabella Advisors in the firm's Washington, DC and New York offices. At Arabella, Safia specialized in impact investing and worked with a range of clients including institutional, family, and corporate foundations to provide education on impact investing, source and structure deals, and conduct due diligence. Safia brings international experience from roles held with Accion International, United Nations Capital Development Fund, and the Clinton Foundation. Safia began her career working at Matson Driscoll & Damico, an international forensic accounting firm in Toronto. She holds a master’s degree in Public Administration from New York University’s Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, a Bachelor of Management from Western University, and is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CA).
25 Jun 2019
Blended finance – a term that is being increasingly used amongst the sustainable investment community – refers to the use of catalytic capital from public or philanthropic sources to increase private sector investment in developing countries that is aligned with…Read More