Jinesh Shah is the co-founder of Omnivore Partners, a venture fund investing in early stage agriculture and food technology companies in India. Omnivore supports entrepreneurs who are developing solutions to improve farm productivity, increase agricultural sustainability, modernize agribusiness supply chains, and promote farm-sourced food- products. Omnivore seeks to transform Indian agriculture through technology innovation, impacting the lives of farmers and rural communities.
Jinesh is a Director for multiple Omnivore-backed startups, including Khedut Agro, Barrix Agro Sciences, Stellapps Technologies, Mitra Agriculture Equipments and Retigence Technologies.
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).