Emanuele Santi

Emanuele Santi is Fund Manager at Bamboo Capital Partners.

Prior to joining Bamboo Capital Partners, Emanuele has worked for 15 years at World Bank and African Development Bank, where he has pioneered new program and instruments to support entrepreneurship and innovation, such as Souk Attanmia, the largest mobilization of partners to support social entrepreneurship in Tunisia in the aftermath of the Arab Spring, and Boost Africa, a blended finance vehicle enabling the market emergence of innovative forms of financing in the continent.

He also founded Afrilanthropy a platform connecting African social enterprises with wide variety of venture philanthropists, foundations and impact funds.

He holds a PHD in Development Studies from University of Trieste, MA in Economics from College of Europe in Bruges and a Harvard certificate on Public Financial Management.