Specialising in growing businesses through funding, geographical expansion and ‘preparing for the ultimate exit’, Shimi Shah has a unique track record as both an entrepreneur with successful exits and a fund manager / investor focused on growing SME companies across UK and EMEA.
Shimi established the Partnerships UK PLC equity business and is responsible for all of its investment activities. She was previously CIO of Hanson Capital Investments and Hanson Internet Partners and a technology investment executive with 3i PLC.
With a Bachelor of Science degree in Management from King’s College, London and a Master of Philosophy in Management Studies from Queens’ College, Cambridge, Shimi’s main focus today is on start-ups and small-to-medium enterprises in Europe, the UAE and the United States. She’s also interested in angel networks and advises early-stage investors on how to maximise value from their portfolios.