FI  Shah Capital Partners

     Office Locations:

4800 Great America Pkwy.
Santa Clara, CA 95054
Phone: 650-233-4434



  • Early



  • Information Technology
  • Real Estate & Construction
  • Software & Internet



    Shah Capital Partners is a globally focused family investment office that has a strong track record in direct investing in early stage companies, venture and private equity funds, debt instruments and funds, real estate and real estate funds, as well as energy and renewables and other alternative investments. The family office also manages funds for the Krishnan-Shah Foundation, the nonprofit arm supporting the American India Foundation, as well as US and International development organizations in education, healthcare, livelihoods, climate and conservation, public broadcasting and media, and advanced research organizations. The fund's founding partners, Ajay Shah and Lata Krishnan, began their careers as entrepreneurs and operators, launching a Silicon Valley technology company as well as a private equity firm before starting SCP. Krishnan is also the co-founder of the American India Foundation (AIF), one of the largest India-focused foundations in the United States.

    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B

    Investment Team:

    Name   Title
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    Ajay Shah Principal
    Kavita Shah Principal
    Lata Krishnan Principal
    Raj Krishnan Principal
    Rohan Shah Principal


    Portfolio companies include:

      Beyond Capital Ventures


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