In the last 20 years, Manu has worked as a Java coder, software
designer, product marketer, tech banker, and venture capitalist.
Manu was named one of the 40 most influential professionals in Europe
by Wall Street Journal. Recent investments or board directorships
include Taulia, Algomi, GoEuro, Tictail, SOFI as well as historic
investment or board advisory in Maker Studios (Disney),
BrandsExclusive (APN), Markafoni (Naspers), Casacanda (Fab), GLG
(Holtzbrink), Clickon Brazil (Globo).
Previously, Manu was an Executive Director and Head of the European
Internet coverage at Goldman Sachs London, as well as a tech M&A and
IPO advisor in San Francisco. Initially he grew up in San Francisco
and was a Product Manager at Oracle, and coder at Sun Microsystems.