Shukri Shammas Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 8

  • Portfolio
  • 3

  • Exits
  • 5


Shukri Shammas General Information


Mr. Shukri Shammas is a Co-Founder and serves as Director at Summix. Mr. Shammas is a Co-Founder and serves as Partner at Initial Capital. He is an entrepreneur with a passion for games, technology, finance and property. He is Partner and Co-Founder of Initial Capital and serves on both the Investment Committee and the board of the General Partner. He is also Partner and Co-Founder of property development firm Summix. Previously, he was Chairman, Chief Financial Officer and Co-Founder of Playfish, a leading developer of social games, up to the company's acquisition by Electronic Arts in November 2009. Before Playfish, he was Managing Director and Co-Founder of Macrospace which merged with Sorrent to become Glu Mobile (NASDAQ:GLUU), a global publisher of mobile games. Prior to Macrospace, he was Chief Technology Officer and Co-Founder of Domainia, an Internet services provider, after starting his career at accounting firm Westbury Schotness. He holds current or former board roles on behalf of Initial Capital: Armada, Dazzle Rocks, Divido, Grey Area, Jist, Ministry of Games, Nexmo, OWLR, Peak, Quikkly, Superbitmachine, Supercell, Supersolid, Traplight Games. He serverd as Board Member at Another Place. He served as the Board Member at miDrive. He holds a Bachelor's in Business Administration from the American College, London. He served as a Board Member at BravoCo, Bricklane, and Gamee.

Contact Information

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 30 City Road
  • London EC1Y 2AB
  • England, United Kingdom
+44 020 0000 0000

Shukri Shammas Investments (8)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
OWLR 25-Jul-2017 Angel (individual) 00000 Application Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
000000 00000000000 04-Apr-2017 0000 00000 00.000 Entertainment Software Bankruptcy: Liquidation 000000 0000000
000000000 23-Mar-2017 00000 00000 00.00 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
000.00 14-Feb-2017 0000 00000 00.00 Broadcasting, Radio and Television Out of Business 000000 0000000
00000000 00000 23-Sep-2015 00000 00000 000.00 Information Services (B2C) Profitable 000000 0000000
000000 00 20-Apr-2014 00000 00000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
AppGyver 30-Jul-2012 Seed Round 00.000 Software Development Applications Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
Swrve 08-Sep-2011 Seed Round 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000000

Shukri Shammas Exits (5)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Velocity Black 31-May-2023 Merger/Acquisition 00000
00000 12-Jan-2023 000000000000000000
00000000 11-Feb-2021 000000000000000000
Armada Interactive 22-Sep-2020 Bankruptcy: Liquidation 01-Jul-2017 Out of Business

Shukri Shammas Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

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Shukri Shammas Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Shukri Shammas Angel Investor 00 0 London, United Kingdom