Manas started his career in 1986 with Tenba and continued with Colonial. Founded Exim in 1988, which listed in Fast 500. As the founder of Technology Holdings in 1997, he founded or invested in 10+ technology businesses in several countries and served on their Boards. In 2006, founded Brightwell Holdings BV in Holland. Brightwell has invested in 24 businesses so far under his leadership with many successful exits.
He received a BSc degree from Ege University and became a textile engineer in 1983. Then received his MSc degree in “Production Management” from F.I.T. (Fashion Institute of Technology) of the State University of New York (SUNY) in 1987. He attended the Owners and Presidents Management (OPM) Program at Harvard Business School in 1994.