Safia Gulamani is an Associate Director at Convergence overseeing Member Engagement, Content and Technology. 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 also brings international experience from roles held with Accion International, United Nations Capital Development Fund, and the Clinton Foundation to her work at Convergence. 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 Robert F. Wagner’s Graduate School of Public Service and is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CA).
13 Feb 2020
Session Description Blended finance is a term increasingly used in the social investment community to refer to the use of catalytic capital from public or philanthropic sources to increase private sector investment to address the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). But…Read More