Sapir was adopted and raised by his grandparents Ben and Celia Sapir, Jewish Russian immigrants. Michael Sapir is single with no children.
Sapir attended Southwestern Law School and West L.A. College for Business and Economics. Sapir also attended the UCLA Real Estate program.
Michael Sapir (Born September 29, 1968) is a real estate developer with substantial real estate holdings across the United States. Sapir launched a private investment fund in 2017 to merge Wall Street Investment bankers with emerging markets. Sapir is trustee of the Sapir Family Trust and serves on the board of directors to several of his companies.