Salim Ismail

Salim Ismail is strategic advisor at Expon Capital.


Salim is a technology strategist, software engineer, and successful entrepreneur. He is also the founding executive director and global ambassador of Singularity University (, is one of the world’s leading experts of the subject at the very core of the Company’s strategy. He researched and authored the best selling book “Exponential Organizations“. Prior to Singularity, Salim was a vice president at Yahoo!, where he built and ran Brickhouse, the company’s internal incubator. His last company, Ångströ, a news aggregation startup, was sold to Google in 2010. He has founded or operated seven early-stage companies.