Aarish Shah

Aarish Shah

Aarish Shah is the founder of both EmergeONE and Projected and the host of Nothing Ventured and Off Balance.

He pursued a BAHons degree in Modern Languages (Spanish and Italian) at the University of Bristol from 1997 to 2001.

Following his education, he began his career as an Analyst at PriceWaterhouseCoopers BPO, where he worked from October 2001 to December 2002.

He then transitioned to Nortel Networks in the Finance department, holding this position from December 2002 to October 2004.

In October 2004, Aarish moved on to Deutsche Bank, assuming the role of Business Area Controller, which he held until January 2006.

Following this, he took on the role of Managing Director and CEO at Pacific Foam Group, serving from January 2006 to March 2015.

In October 2015, Aarish became the Chief Financial Officer at eighteen70 Ltd, and from September 2016 to July 2017, he continued in this capacity at EtonX.

His career also included a role as Director at E2Exchange from August 2017 to November 2017 and a brief consulting position at Bango from February 2018 to May 2018.

From November 2017 to January 2022, he worked part-time as the Finance Director for Hubbub Fundraising.

Aarish is also the Founder of Projected, a role he has held since September 2020, and the Founder of EmergeOne, a position he has maintained since May 2015.

Additionally, he serves as the Navigator and Host of the Nothing Ventured Podcast since May 2021.