Manish is a keen technology, people and business leader. He brings in over 23 years of operating and advisory experience across different sectors. He is the Founding Partner of pi Ventures, a venture fund focussed on Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence and IoT based out of India.
He has been actively involved in the startup eco-system in India for the last few years. He co-founded LetsVenture.com and led it to become the leading marketplace for startups & early stage investors in India (enabled 15 startups raising their rounds) within a very short span of time. He is a keen mentor of startups and loves working with them as an advisor and an angel investor. Recently he was rated as one of the top angel investors in India by VC Circle. He is on the boards of several startups.
Before LetsVenture, he was the India country manager for Sling Media Inc, a silicon valley based consumer electronic startup. He built the R&D and product team in India from scratch and took it to a successful acquisition. He is a keen sports enthusiast and a published wild life photographer.