Shukri Shammas Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Investments
  • 8
  • Portfolio
  • 5
  • Exits
  • 3

Shukri Shammas General Information


Mr. Shukri Shammas is a Co-Founder and serves as Partner at Initial Capital. Shukri 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. Shukri 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, Gamee, 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

Contact Information

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • Berkeley Square House, Berkeley Square
  • 3rd Floor
  • London W1J 6BU
  • England, United Kingdom

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 Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure Profitable 000000 0000000
000000 00 20-Apr-2014 00000 00000 00.000 Financial 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
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Shukri Shammas Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
AppGyver 11-Feb-2021 Merger/Acquisition
000000 00000000000 22-Sep-2020 0000000000: 000000
000.00 01-Jul-2017 000 00 00000000
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Shukri Shammas Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Shukri Shammas Angel Investor 00 0 London, United Kingdom
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Shukri Shammas Co-Investors (24)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Korea Investment Partners 2 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Creandum 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Finnvera 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Index Ventures 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
PROfounders Capital 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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