Jinesh Shah is the co-founder of Omnivore Partners, a venture fund investing in early-stage Indian start-ups developing breakthrough technologies for food, agriculture, and rural livelihoods.
Jinesh is a Director for multiple Omnivore-backed startups, including Stellapps Technologies, Barrix Agro Sciences, Retigence Technologies, and FR8. Previously, Jinesh was the Vice President and CFO at Nexus Venture Partners, one of India’s leading early-stage venture capital funds, where he lead the finance organization and also few select portfolio investments. He earlier served in Finance roles with Datamatics (leading Treasury/M&A), Patni Computers (initiating the IPO process), and HCL Technologies (founding the BPO business). He is a Chartered Accountant with B.Com from R. A. Poddar College and an MMS (Finance) from the Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies (JBIMS).