Saafir leads the Interculture team in providing our clients with culturally competent business solutions. Initiating his career at the intersection of community development and social enterprise, his work has improved results for efforts ranging from business development and job creation, to drug treatment and affordable housing. In the U.S. and internationally, he has assisted numerous organizations and enterprises with developing strategic approaches, improved relationships, financing options and general good judgement to carry forward their agendas. With a keen ability to identify and incorporate critical concerns from multiple perspectives, Saafir’s approach results in increased efficiency, profitability and positive social impact for Interculture clients. A former consultant to President Obama’s transition team for public diplomacy, Saafir is a member of the Pacific Council on International Policy, and a board member of Educate Girls Globally.