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Samantha Pokroy Chief Executive Officer

Samantha is the founder and CEO of Sanari Capital, a private equity firm specialising in founder-run and owner-managed businesses in the lower mid market.

Samantha has almost 14 years of private equity and venture capital experience in the SA and US markets. She played a leading role in investments at Ethos Private Equity, which she joined in 2006. Previously, Samantha worked at a Chicago-based private equity firm and in investment banking and consulting in New York. Samantha holds an MBA (Hons) (University of Chicago Booth School of Business), BCom (Wits), BA Honours (Industrial Psychology)(Wits) and a CFA.

She is a director on the board of SAVCA and an advisory board member for SiMODiSA.