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    Early-Stage Fund

    Impactful partners to exceptional entrepreneurs disrupting fast-changing markets

    Viola Ventures is committed to investing in early-stage startups and empowering them to become global category leaders. With over $1.3B under management, Viola Ventures is led by a team of 6 partners dedicated solely to early-stage tech investments.

    With a legacy of over 20 years in Israel’s vibrant technology ecosystem, Viola Ventures invested in over 100 companies to date and is known for repeatedly backing Israel’s category leaders, such as ironSource, Payoneer, Lightricks, Redis, Pagaya and immunai.

    The fund partners with exceptional entrepreneurs disrupting fast-changing markets.

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    SIZE

    Fund I   $171M
    Fund II   $202M
    Fund III   $235M
    Fund IV   $194M
    Fund V   $223M
    Fund VI   $260M

    INVESTMENT AREAS

    FinTech, Vertical AI, Deep Tech, Cloud infrastructure, Consumer, Healthcare, Fintech, Digital health, ClimaTech,

     

    WE PARTNER EARLY

    Our mission is to partner with startups from inception, even as early as a PowerPoint deck. Typically we invest the first institutional money, from seed to A and B, with check size of between -$500K-$10M..

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    FUNDED BY

    Viola Ventures | Omry Ben David

    FUNDED BY

    Viola Ventures | Daniel Cohen

    FUNDED BY

    Viola Ventures | Zvika Orron

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    Viola Ventures | Uri Lampert

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    Viola Ventures | Omry Ben David

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    Viola Ventures | Daniel Cohen

    FUNDED BY

    Viola Ventures | Daniel Cohen

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    Viola Ventures | Shlomo Dovrat

    FUNDED BY

    Viola Ventures | Omry Ben David

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    Viola Ventures | Daniel Cohen

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    FUNDED BY

    Viola Ventures | Daniel Cohen

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    Viola Ventures | Daniel Cohen

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    Viola Ventures | Zvika Orron

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    Viola Ventures | Shlomo Dovrat
    Viola Ventures | Ronen Nir

    FUNDED BY

    Viola Ventures | Shlomo Dovrat

    FUNDED BY

    Viola Ventures | Zvika Orron

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    Viola Ventures | Zvika Orron

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    Viola Ventures | Ronen Nir

    FUNDED BY

    Viola Ventures | Daniel Cohen
    Viola Ventures | Omry Ben David

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    Viola Ventures | Viola Fintech | Avi Zeevi

    FUNDED BY

    Viola Ventures | Omry Ben David

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    Viola Ventures | Daniel Cohen

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    Viola Ventures | Shlomo Dovrat
    Viola Ventures | Zvika Orron

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    Viola Ventures | Zvika Orron

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    Viola Ventures | Daniel Cohen

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    Viola Ventures | Daniel Cohen
    Viola Growth | Harel Beit-On

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    Viola Ventures | Daniel Cohen

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    Viola Ventures | Zvika Orron

    FUNDED BY

    Viola Ventures | Yael Alroy

    FUNDED BY

    Viola Ventures | Omry Ben David
    Viola Fintech | Tomer Michaeli

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    Viola Credit
    Viola Ventures | Shlomo Dovrat

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    Viola Ventures | Yael Alroy

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    Viola Ventures | Daniel Cohen

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    Viola Ventures | Ronen Nir

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    PERFORCE

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    Viola Ventures | Viola Fintech | Avi Zeevi
    Viola Growth | Ayal Shiran

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    Viola Ventures | Ronen Nir
    Viola Credit

    ACQUIRED BY: SolarWinds

    SOLARWINDS WORLDWIDE, LLC (NYSE: SWI)

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    Viola Ventures | Shlomo Dovrat

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    Viola Ventures | Ronen Nir

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    FRANCISCO PARTNERS

    FUNDED BY

    Viola Ventures | Shlomo Dovrat

    FUNDED BY

    Viola Ventures | Uri Lampert

    FUNDED BY

    Viola Ventures | Daniel Cohen

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    GRUBHUB

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    Viola Ventures | Zvika Orron

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    Viola Ventures | Ronen Nir

    ACQUIRED BY:

    FORTINET

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    Viola Ventures | Omry Ben David

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    Viola Ventures | Zvika Orron

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    Viola Ventures | Daniel Cohen

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    INTUIT

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    Viola Ventures | Viola Fintech | Avi Zeevi

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    Viola Ventures | Daniel Cohen

    FUNDED BY

    Viola Ventures | Viola Fintech | Avi Zeevi

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    Viola Ventures | Ronen Nir
    Viola Credit

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    MICROSOFT

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    Viola Ventures | Omry Ben David
    Viola Credit

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    Pursuant to the Financial Instruments and Exchange Act of Japan, effective as of March 1, 2016, a person who has submitted a notification regarding Specially Permitted Businesses for Qualified Institutional Investors, etc. is required to make certain information available to the public. Viola Ventures 4 Ltd. and Viola Ventures 5 Ltd. submitted such notification, and its information can be obtained upon request to INFO@VIOLA.VC
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