Amish has been an entrepreneur since the age of 25, when he started his first company in 1998. He is a visionary and an innovator with a relentless drive to be the best. He has a proven track record in leadership, sales, marketing, strategy and recruiting. Venture Capital firms, C-level executives, and Founders of early and mid-stage startups from around the globe call on him directly for his consultation and advisement before making major decisions that will have an impact on their bottom line.
Amish is the Founder/CEO of the premier executive search firm for the high-tech industry, Millennium Search LLC. He is also an Investor/Advisor to many startups around the globe. He is also a Crowdfunding expert, personally managing and advising Kickstarter campaigns that have successfully funded and received major press, such as being featured on Shark Tank.
He’s also Founding Partner of SierraMaya360.vc which he founded in April 2013 which invests in early-mid stage startups.
Amish was born and raised in the New York area and currently resides in Charlotte, NC with his wife, and two children. His competitive spirit and drive extends beyond business into being an avid golfer, snowboarder and a sports junkie, A die hard fan of the Yankees, Cowboys and NJ Devils, Amish has even kissed the Stanley Cup. In his spare time, he does what he can to help non-profits and local charities of special importance to him.
SierraMaya360 is a full-service early stage venture capital firm founder by Amish Shah. The team is comprised of industry veterans with an extensive network of contacts in Silicon Valley, Hollywood, New York, Boston, Charlotte and Silicon Beach. Their experience, network and expertise gives us a critical advantage to identify innovative opportunities long before they bubble up as global trends.
The firm won Top Newcomer to Venture Capital 2014- North America by Wealth and Finance International Magazine and has been consistently ranked as a top-tier Angel/Seed fund.
Millennium Search partners with emerging/high-growth startups and established companies alike to secure top talent and scale business & technology teams to fuel tomorrow’s innovations. As the premier executive search firm for today’s technology sectors, we serve as a trusted recruiting resource providing thought leadership and expertise for our clients and their venture capital investors and advisors.