Seema Gohil


Seema Gohil is currently the Director of Digifarm, Safaricom’s  AgTech platform transforming the livelihoods of smallholder farmers  by combining technology, data, and partnerships. 

Seema began her career in 2005 as an Investment Banker at  Morgan Stanley in New York. She then joined Grameen America, to  build the microfinance company and tackle financial inclusion in  America. She served as their Director of Finance, and subsequently  Vice President of Finance from 2009-2013. 

In 2013 she co-founded Closet Collective, a company she led up  until 2016 when she joined the Management Team at Bionic  Solution. At Bionic, she led strategy and finance for the innovation  studio, and helped build the company to one of Inc.’s fastest  growing companies in America. 

In 2019, she returned to Kenya and became a founder and  Managing Partner of Afka Ventures. In 2021 Seema joined Acumen  Fund, where she was the Associate Director for the East Africa  Agriculture Portfolio and the Board Observer for Coconut Holdings  Limited. 

Seema is an entrepreneur with a deep passion for unlocking the  strength of teams and leveraging technology to build innovative  solutions. She is currently focused on investing in and developing  agribusinesses across East Africa to build sustainable food systems  and tackle food insecurity, climate change and nutrition. 

She holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University  of Miami, and a Master of Business Administration