We Invest, Raise Capital and Sell Companies

We have done it!

The Shape Capital team is industry seasoned, comprising experienced corporate professionals and entrepreneurs who have successfully taken companies from start up, to scale and exit. We have an innate understanding of the challenges of growing and shaping successful companies and we add value through strategic advice, providing access to capital and an M&A platform which maximises your value.

About Our CEO

Anoosh Manzoori
CEO
Anoosh Manzoori is the founder and CEO of Shape Capital. Anoosh is also a director of two ASX listing companies including an investment company, First Growth Fund Limited and technology company CCP Technology Limited. Anoosh is also an Expert Network Member, supporting local startups under the Department of Industry, Innovation and Science program. Anoosh has a degree in science and a postgraduate degree in business and is also a member of the Institute of Company Directors.

Anoosh has 20 years’ experience in building and investing in highly successful companies. He has taken them from start up to full-scale commercialisation and trade sale. Anoosh has been responsible for raising capital from private investors, managing multiple trade sale exits and has strong relationships with venture capital firms, angel investors and private investment firms in Australia, UK and in the USA. Previously, he was founder and CEO of the second largest cloud hosting company in Australia. He built the Company from scratch, reaching 75,000 customers within 5 years, with over 10% market share in Australia, before selling the company to publicly listed MYOB in 2008.