WHO WE ARE

EPIPHANY (EPI-F-ENY) – A MOMENT OF SUDDEN REALIZATION OR INSIGHT, THAT “AHA” MOMENT WHEN THE LAST PIECES OF THE JIGSAW PUZZLE FIT TOGETHER SEAMLESSLY

ABOUT US

Epiphany accelerates high-growth impact startups by offering a time-tested, international curriculum, business support, and strategic mentorship. We help businesses secure pre-seed and seed funding through our network of angel and institutional investors. We also optimize businesses through customized advisory services and design and conduct boot camps, hackathons, and community events to foster entrepreneurship and cultivate a unicorn mindset. 

Epiphany Games is an arm under Epiphany, the purpose of which is to nurture talent in the gaming industry, showcase wonder women of the gaming world, and advocate for gaming in emerging economies

 

WE ARE HUMAN-CENTRIC

We design tailored programs to fit entrepreneurs’ needs—from validating core business assumptions, to market research and execution to scaling up and raising investment.

WE ARE COLLABORATIVE

We believe in working with like minded individuals and organizations to create strong, globally-connected entrepreneurship eco-systems in frontier markets.

WE ARE INNOVATIVE

We design experiments to test different ideas, which help us draw insights to improve our work and that of our startups, partners and clients.

WE ARE STORYTELLERS

We bring your stories to life through hands-on research, traditional and contemporary media and community engagement activities.

OUR TEAM

No matter how complex your business questions are, we have the capabilities and experience to deliver the solutions you need to move forward

We are entrepreneurs, industry, and sector specialists from diverse backgrounds, with a deep understanding of, and ability to address the most pressing problems of our time. We thrive in taking up challenges that push the limits of ingenuity, dedication, and determination. Our team has, to its credit, conceptualized and created or helped create nascent organizations –  a social enterprise, a financial inclusion organization, liberal arts, and sciences university, a vocational and technical educational center, a tech and gaming studio, an entertainment company, a fashion brand, and a welfare hospital. 

Samar Hasan

Samar Hasan

Founder & CEO Epiphany Private Limited

A growth-driven strategist, she provides strategic oversight and direction to Epiphany.

Asad Ehmed

Asad Ehmed

Chief Strategy Officer (The Magician)

Asad oversees our investment strategy, evaluates deals & advises startups on monetization-related processes.

Amjad Waqar

Amjad Waqar

Head of Investments (Money Maestro)

Amjad oversees our investment strategy, evaluates deals, and advises startups on monetization-related processes.

Mahnoor Suhail

Mahnoor Suhail

Senior Program Officer (Honey Bee

Mahnoor is our secret weapon when it comes to keeping everyone and everything on track.

Naima Siddiqui

Naima Siddiqui

Creative Specialist (Design Champ)

Naima has expertise in print and digital design, brand creation and activation, interactive media, and video editing.

Hasnain Ajmal

Hasnain Ajmal

Technology Research Assistant (Epiphany’s Child)

Hasnain is an AI, ML, and Data Science researcher in the making. At Epiphany, he provides social media and research assistance.

OUR BOARD OF ADVISERS

Our Advisors are highly qualified, impact-driven & goal-oriented enthusiasts with 100+ years of collective experience

Nyra Mahmood

Nyra Mahmood

MANAGING DIRECTOR, SIMPLY SHARIA HUMAN CAPITAL

MD of SSHC, a global platform cultivating talent, knowledge & innovation across Islamic economic sectors including Islamic.

Awais Khan

Awais Khan

Venture Partner, The Global Emerging Markets Group (GEM)

Awais has diverse experience in the private & public sectors in the U.S. As a member of a startup team, he built a digital firm that exited

Giovanna Melfi

Giovanna Melfi

Founder, Metamorphosis Biz

She is an entrepreneur, executive, coach & change maker & her specialization is in business development, people management.

Syed Sajjad Ahmed

Syed Sajjad Ahmed

CTO at Dell Technologies

After more than 17 years of architecting and delivering engineering ecosystems, I understand the dynamics of multidisciplinary engineering.

Nicolas Huras

Nicolas Huras

Founder, Swiss Venture Philanthropy Forum

Nicolas started his career in the financial industry in 2001 in Geneva, Switzerland from where he transferred to Zurich and later Singapore.

MEET OUR MIRACLE WORKERS

We have 100+ mentors, sector specialists, & investors who mentor, advise & train our entrepreneurs on topics ranging from customer discovery & research to go to market strategy & customer acquisition, to strategic planning, impact measurement & fundraising. These miracle workers donate their time to our entrepreneurs during & post-Epiphany Lab through in-person & online sessions.

Annie Tamburro

Annie Tamburro

Sales and Business Development Manager AI, Tech, Software Sales, Hospitality

Over the past decade, Annie Tamburro has built & solidified her reputation as a highly successful development & sales leader.

Shah Saud Sahibzada

Shah Saud Sahibzada

Team Lead, WE'RE Leaders, Trust for Democratic Education and Accountability

Team Lead, WE'RE Leaders, Trust for Democratic Education and Accountability

Dr. Fatima Khushnud

Dr. Fatima Khushnud

General Manager Business Development at Engro Energy Limited

General Manager Business Development at Engro Energy Limited

Noman Azhar

Noman Azhar

Chief Digital Officer at JS Bank
Sadaf Mahmood

Sadaf Mahmood

Chief Operating Officer, Nutshell Communications
Fawad Kader

Fawad Kader

Head of Digital Financial Services, NiFT
Saba Khalid

Saba Khalid

Founder, Aurat Raaj
Mehdi Zaidi

Mehdi Zaidi

Managing Partner, Cube3 Global
Dr. Mehr Nigar

Dr. Mehr Nigar

Assistant Professor, Air University
Naeem Iqbal

Naeem Iqbal

Lead Project Manager, National Immunization Management - Nadra
Nariman Qureshi

Nariman Qureshi

Head of Talent and Development, South Asia at British Council
Dr. Imran Khalid

Dr. Imran Khalid

Head Environment and Climate Change at Sustainable Development Policy Institute
Shamim Rajani

Shamim Rajani

COO GenetechSolutions, Founder CodeGirls
Ahad Nazir

Ahad Nazir

Head Centre for Private Sector Engagement, Sustainable Development Policy Institute
Faiza Yousuf

Faiza Yousuf

Founder, WomenInTechPK
Kaleem Ullah

Kaleem Ullah

Head of Product Growth and Business Development, UWorx Group
Zeenia Faraz

Zeenia Faraz

Senior Consultant - Gender and Inclusion, British Council
Syed Azfar Hussain

Syed Azfar Hussain

Program Manager, National Incubation Center Karachi
Nida Ather

Nida Ather

CoFounder, Pakistan Innovation Foundation | Director, InnoVentures Global Private Limited
Fasieh Mehta

Fasieh Mehta

Senior Business Operations Manager, Quixel at Epic Games
Anum Zeb

Anum Zeb

Assistant Manager Ecologist, National Disaster Risk Management Fund (NDRMF)
Shamas Faiz

Shamas Faiz

Founder, Managing Partner NextGen Partners LLC
Zulfiqar Kamal

Zulfiqar Kamal

Group Internal Audit Nets Denmark A/S
Sleem Hasan

Sleem Hasan

Founder - Privity

OUR VALUES

WE WORK TOGETHER FOR FUN

INTEGRITY

With us at Epiphany, what you see is what you get. Actually, you get more than what you expect.

INNOVATION

We think out of the box to come up with new ideas that enable us to do things. Being creative & taking risks is simply us.

PARTNERSHIP

We believe in collective action. We realize that the world needs more people like us. Together, we achieve more for everybody.

DIVERSITY

We value alternate viewpoints, both within & outside our team. We believe diversity makes us a stronger & competitive partner for you.

SENSE OF PURPOSE

We believe in developing an intimate understanding & association with your ideas & inspirations.

PUSHING THE BOUNDARIES

We believe in taking chances & exploring the unknown. Our enthusiasm for the uncharted is second to none.

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