Onsi Sawiris

Co-founder and Managing Partner of HOF Capital, USA

Onsi Sawiris is a Co-founder and Managing Partner at HOF Capital, where he focuses on data analytics, cloud-based technologies, and machine learning. He sits on the boards of ItaliaOnline (BIT:IOL), Voltaire Capital, Digital World Capital, Mach Music, World Capital Services, DADA (BIT:DA), and is a Board Observer at Orascom TMT Investments. Previously, Onsi worked at Arma Partners, a global TMT-focused M&A advisory firm. He also co-founded Energal, a hyperlocal sustainable energy company tackling distribution inefficiencies in emerging markets. Earlier, Onsi worked at Switch Supernap, a designer and operator of ultra-advanced data centers; Digital World Capital, a telecom-focused alternative investment management firm; UBS, a global investment bank; and INQ Mobile, a developer of mobile handsets and software. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he was a member of the university’s Mechanical Engineering Honor Society. He is fluent in English, German and Arabic with a working proficiency in French.