Morris Esformes Biography
Morris Esformes is a 2019 graduate from the University of Pennsylvania studying Finance and Entrepreneurship at The Wharton School of Business. During his time at Penn, Morris Esformes has taken courses including Advanced Corporate Finance, Venture Capital & the Finance of Innovation, and Buyouts & Acquisitions which have developed his interest in pursuing a career in Finance. Additionally, Morris Esformes engaged in summer internship experiences at Greystone — a Real Estate investing and lending firm — and The Raine Group — a TMT merchant bank. Morris Esformes is passionate for both Real Estate and the Media & Entertainment industry.
Morris Esformes Background
Esformes was born in the windy city, Chicago. In his younger years, Esformes’ family moved to Miami, Florida. Morris loved spending time with his friends and fell in love with the outdoors, especially the beach. Morris attended RASG Hebrew Academy throughout high school. In 2019, Morris graduated from the Wharton School of Business. During his collegiate years, Esformes was an active member of the student body, engaging in a variety of clubs and organizations, an experience which further his education beyond the walls of the classroom. Examples of these groups include Private Equity & Venture Capital Club.
Morris Esformes in the Press
Morris’ writing has been featured in several editorial publications. Check out a few of his pieces:
Thrive Global — “Local Climate Change and Your Health”
Thrive Global — “Guide on Bioreactors”
Blog Lovin — Morris Esformes on the Nuclear Problem
Esformes is a rabid writer and blogger. His writing frequently covers topics such as:
- The intersection between sports and business. Esformes analyzes star athletes, their entrepreneurial endeavors, and the companies they are involved with. Esformes reviews how athletes leverage their celebrity to help these companies. An example can be found at: https://medium.com/@morrisesformes/morris-esformes-what-companies-are-professional-athletes-investing-in-5b4f6021d5ab
- Mergers and acquisitions. Morris breaks down the ramifications surrounding large corporate takeovers and purchases. Morris reviews the political climate, financial climate, and what these deals mean for consumers. An example can be found at: https://morris-esformes.com/morris-esformes-on-breaking-down-the-disney-fox-merger/
- Climate change. Morris Esformes is an advocate for climate change awareness, and is a topic close to his heart. Esformes writes about how climate change will affect the health of everyday people, what technology can be used to help fight climate change, and what organizations are helping. Content examples can be found at: https://morris-esformes.com/morris-esformes-discusses-how-climate-change-is-affecting-the-united-states/
- Entertainment and technology. Morris has written several articles talking about the proliferation of streaming technology, and the corporate deals that are bringing new streaming services to consumers. Content examples include: https://morris-esformes.com/morris-esformes-takes-a-deep-dive-into-the-streaming-service-competing-with-disney-amazon-and-netflix/