The VC Perspective


The VC Perspective

This category features posts on news and trends in the tech industry as well as insights from Viola Group’s Partners, Principals and Associates as well as other industry experts.

Staying Agile as a Fund: Why We Decided to Become an LP in a Games Fund

Today we announced the launch of VGames, a new fund that was initiated by games expert Eitan Reisel. VGames is a dedicated fund ju... MORE

The importance of Fin in the success of FinTech companies

I’ve been active in the FinTech space for over four decades. The common denominator of the successful companies I’ve been invo... MORE

The “Optimal” Way: What We Learned from Realizing and Building Value

Let’s start from the end – negotiating and signing a complex transaction via Zoom is not the “optimal” way, and after over... MORE

Juganu is Lighting the Way for Smart Cities

A year ago I met with two scientists who blew my mind. Having spent most of my career in the telecoms industry I had seen a lot of... MORE

Why We Decided to Lead a $30 Million Investment in Bringg During COVID-19

“Wait, what?” “You closed an investment 2 weeks after COVID-19 outbreak?” These were some of the reactions we received a... MORE

SemiSummit Tel Aviv 2020: A Semiconductor Renaissance

There is a renaissance in the semi industry, both globally and in Israel. With the massive use of AI/ML, data continues to rise... MORE

Viola’s Top 11 Predictions for Tech & Investing in 2020

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4 Thoughts on the Outbrain-Taboola & ironSource Deals

Last week marked a significant moment in the Israeli tech ecosystem, with 3 companies announcing major achievements. ironSource, ... MORE

Viola’s Summer 2019 Book & Podcast Recommendations

Looking for some cool stuff to read or listen to this summer? Then look no further! Our 2019 summer reading list is back! We aske... MORE

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