Asif Esmail is an Operating Partner in the LightBay Operating Performance Group, leading Data Analytics and Business Intelligence. His responsibilities include advising LightBay and its portfolio companies on data science, analytics, and business intelligence initiatives to drive growth and operational improvements.

A native of Los Angeles, Asif loves the outdoors, a good DIY project, and trying new restaurants with his wife and two children.

Prior Experience

  • Executive Vice President, Head of Enterprise Data & Business Intelligence at PennyMac Financial Services, Inc.
  • Vice President, Corporate Financial Planning & Analysis at Countrywide Financial Corp.


  • B.S. in Business Finance from University of California, Riverside