Based in
Dubai, UAE
Fun Facts
  • Skydives but refuses to drive a car
  • If lost, can be found in East Africa at a school working with the children
  • Outside of work you can find me chasing a sunset, hanging upside down from an Aerial Hoop or underwater practicing my Freediving

Tania Minato

Managing Director - UAE

Tania is a strategist who is passionate about enabling entrepreneurship centered around disruptive technologies. She has spent the last 7 years creating value for companies through the roles of a founding member, an operator (mainly turnarounds), an investor and an advisor. Her sector focus includes Fintech, Logistics and TMT. Prior to that, she was a strategy consultant, working with the largest Telecommunications & Shipping companies in the region.

Through her role as the Head of Venture Operations at Modus, Tania leverages her experience to oversee the various Modus Venture Builder Studios, drive the Modus model and scale our footprint throughout the region. She is also an avid angel investor and is part of a few Angel networks across Europe and Southeast Asia.

Tania holds an MSc in Finance from Imperial College London and a Bachelor’s degree in Finance from the American University of Beirut.