Shaking up large established industries
In 2017, Man Capital co-founded 1984 Ventures, a California-based venture capital fund targeting early-stage investments in high-growth technology businesses.
Man Capital remains a majority shareholder and was also an anchor investor in the firm’s inaugural fund and Man Capital’s Chairman, Mohamed Mansour, acts as a senior advisor.
1984 Ventures is an early-seed round backer of businesses that use software to solve real-world problems. The firm surrounds its investee companies with a team of seasoned entrepreneurs to help every step of the way. Its investment team comprises Ramy Adeeb, founder and CEO of Snip.it (acquired by Yahoo), and Aaron Michel, co-founder of PathSource.