She started out as a programmer and then a regional manager, after which she decided to do something of her own. It was infact, her father-in-law who suggested that she start a business as she could do well in it. She says that once she did set up her business, she gave it her all. As far as picking up the right kind of employees, she says, that she has faith in the people she hires. For people aspiring to set up their own business, Manasi says that dedication, determination are important factors. Passion for one’s job is also very important. AS far as her ambitions for Macaws Infotech is concerned, she says she wants to her company to become a major player in the cloud market. She is a very independent person by nature and likes to swim and listen to ghazals in her free time.