Shahar Silis

Shahar Silis

Director at Voila Credit

Shahar joined Viola Credit as a Director in 2023 with 10 years of experience in research, engineering, and management.

Shahar is responsible for sourcing, analyzing, executing, and managing private debt investments opportunities in Israel, as well as developing connections with the VC ecosystem where she has a robust network.

Shahar holds a B.Sc. in Chemical Engineering from the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology.


Shahar started her career as an engineer in the semiconductor industry, working for Intel Corporation and Tower semiconductors.

Prior to joining Viola, Shahar was the CEO of Power in Diversity Israel, a bottom-up initiative inspired by the American National Venture Capital Association, that brings  together 75 Israeli venture capital funds and 200 Israeli corporations to promote diversity and inclusion in the Israeli tech ecosystem.

During her military service, Shahar served in the Elite Intelligence Unit 9900.


Shahar is a Board Member for various organizations including the Israel Defense Forces Elite Intelligence Unit 9900 Alumni Association, Technion- Israel Institute of Technology Alumni Association, and others.

Shahar is committed to creating an ecosystem that fosters equal opportunity and is involved in several initiatives that promote it.

Shahar enjoys reading, painting, theater, and swimming, and she’s always up for a good restaurant adventure.

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