Founded in 1983, Accel Partners has a long history of excellence and innovation in the venture capital business and is dedicated to partnering with outstanding entrepreneurs and management teams to build world-class companies. Accel today invests globally using dedicated teams and market-specific strategies for local geographies, with offices in Palo Alto, California; London, UK; and Bangalore, India; as well as in China via the IDG-Accel Partnership. With over $6 billion under management, Accel has helped entrepreneurs build over 300 successful category-defining companies including: Actuate, Alfresco, AMCC, Arrowpoint, Baidu, BBN, Brightcove, ComScore, Etsy, Facebook, Focus Media, Foundry Networks, Gameforge, GlamMedia, Imperva, Infinera, Interwoven, JBoss, Kayak, Macromedia, metroPCS, Mu Sigma, Polycom/PictureTel, Portal Software, QlikTech, Rapt, Real Networks, Redback Networks, Riverbed, Sohu.com, UUNet, Veritas, Walmart.com, Webroot, XenSource, and Zimbra.
Vertex Venture Capital
Vertex Venture Capital, a top-tier Israeli VC, has an experienced multi-disciplinary team of professionals, an impressive track record of exits through M&A and IPO and a strong international investor base. The Vertex team excels in identifying and investing in winners and works closely with management in company building, generating business opportunities and leveraging synergies through its extensive global network of financial and industrial leaders. As the Israeli VC with the largest number of strategic and financial investors from Asia, Vertex opens doors in this territory for its portfolio companies to penetrate markets and find partners and customers. Vertex was founded in 1997 and invests in high technology companies throughout their early stages of development in the areas of information networking and communications systems, software and components, digital media, enterprise software and greentech.
Atlantic Capital Partners
Atlantic Capital Partners invests in the growth stage of start-ups with capable teams and strong visions. Founded in 2010, Atlantic Capital likes opportunities in software and digital life domains and knows what it takes to lead a company to success. Atlantic Capital is familiar with the issues and challenges of entrepeneurs and likes to engage with teams with a strong will to succeed.
ProSeed Venture Capital Fund
ProSeed, a public venture capital fund traded in Tel Aviv Stock Exchange, has been solidly positioned in the Israeli Venture Capital map since April 2000. Proseed provides funding as well as hands-on managerial assistance and analytic support to capable technology-based enterprises. ProSeed invests in companies from seed to IPO and is not limited to a specific investment sector.
eXeedTechnology is an entrepreneurship and investment group whose mission is to help establish, fund, build and sell start-up technology companies. Positioned to be among the first investors in outstanding technology companies, the fund provides highly focused, hands-on assistance for entrepreneurs looking to team up with experienced business veterans and managers, to grow world class companies.
Technion Research & Development Foundation Ltd
Established in 1952, the Technion Research & Development Foundation Ltd. (TRDF) is dedicated to promoting research at world-renowned Technion Israel Institute of Technology and encouraging technology transfer, industrial testing and services, and commercializing inventions and ideas. Over the years, the TRDF has taken a pioneering role in many projects related to the development of the State of Israel. TRDF aims to facilitate technology transfer between academia and society as a whole.
Technion Seed is a seed-stage investment firm, owned jointly by four top-tier Venture Capital funds – Vertex Venture Capital, Battery Ventures (US-based), SCP-Vitalife and ProSeed – and the Technion Research & Development Foundation. Technion Seed and its owners invest in a wide variety of areas, including communications, IT, internet, medical devices, renewable energy, new materials and more.