Cedar Fund is a venture capital firm, investing in early stage, Israel-related high technology companies since 1997. With over $325 million under management and a quality investment track record, Cedar invests in outstanding entrepreneurs pursuing high growth markets with distinguished technologies in the telecommunications, networking, Internet-infrastructure and enterprise software areas. While investing in all stages, Cedar Fund’s early stage expertise includes Pre-Seed®, seed and first round.
Genesis Partners is a leading Israeli venture capital firm focused on early stage companies in the information and communication technology (ICT) sectors. Established in 1996, Genesis Partners manages over $600 million in capital commitments and has made over 80 investments with 28 successful exits, including AudioCodes (Nasdaq: AUDC), ClickSoftware (Nasdaq: CKSW), Fundtech (Nasdaq: FNDT) and Modem-Art (acquired by Agere). Genesis Partners has strong ties to the Israeli entrepreneurial community and the global technology industry, and a strong team of venture professionals with extensive experience in venture capital, technology, operations and entrepreneurship.
Feb. 2 (Bloomberg) — Eddy Shalev, managing partner at Genesis Partners, talks about the Israeli venture-capital culture and investment strategy in startups. Shalev speaks with Courtney Donohoe on Bloomberg Television’s “Money Moves.” (Source: Bloomberg)