Viola Editorial

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Major Dilemmas for Companies Scaling in an Era of Transformation

We’re living in an Era of Transformation – from Geo-political changes to disruptive business models, significantly impacting companies as they…

Israel growth summit 2019

The Israel Growth Summit is an annual event for CEO and founders of top growth stage companies, held by Viola…

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…

[VIOLA DATA] Which early-stage domains will survive (and even flourish) in the face of transformation?

To understand the future, one must look at the past. As technology continues to change faster and faster, AI is…

Human Resources leads at SodaStream, Playbuzz and Amdocs share their tips for effective Employer Branding

According to a recent Viola survey we ran among our portfolio company Heads of HR, all of the participating companies…

[VIOLA DATA] Is the median time between funding rounds shorter than we think?

One of the most well-known stats in the startup/investment industry is that a funding round should be sufficient for 18-24…

[EXIT] McDonald’s announces agreement to purchase Viola Growth portfolio company Dynamic Yield

We’re super excited by the news of our latest exit: McDonald’s Corp. is buying Viola Growth portfolio company Dynamic Yield…

[VIOLA DATA] Do all verticals mature equally?

As a cross-stage investment group, it is important for us to analyze our investment theses over time and examine whether…

[VIDEO] VIOLA: We’re there to help entrepreneurs “get it right”

In keeping with our tradition of an annual fun movie, here’s the 2019 edition, celebrating self-reflection and the value of…

Ready to find your next dream job? Check out our new Viola Careers website!

At Viola, we’re big believers in “partnering for excellence”, which is why we continuously look for ways to provide significant…

[VIDEO] Payoneer CEO Scott Galit on Building a FinTech Unicorn

Scott Galit has been CEO of cross-border payment company Payoneer (a Viola Ventures portfolio company) since 2010, and has led…

Israel FinTech Map

NOTE: The Israel FinTech Map was last updated on October 23, 2018 and is updated on a regular basis. FinTech…

Viola’s Summer 2018 Book & Podcast Recommendations

Looking for some cool stuff to read or listen to this summer? Then look no further! We asked some of…

Watch all the Speaker Videos from the 2018 Israel Growth Summit!

The 2018 Israel Growth Summit – co-hosted by Viola and the Israel Growth Forum – was attended by over 150…

[VIDEO] Isaac Saft, Oren Kaniel and Eldad Maniv on “Scaling Management as Companies Grow”

The second ever Israel Growth Summit (2018) took place in Tel Aviv in May, co-hosted once again by Viola and…

[VIDEO] Roy Mann and Ran Sarig on “Scaling up the Go-To-Market” – Israel Growth Summit 2018

The second ever Israel Growth Summit (2018) took place in Tel Aviv in May, co-hosted once again by Viola and…

[VIDEO] Israel Growth Summit Panel on “The Challenges of Scaling R&D”

The second ever Israel Growth Summit (2018) took place in Tel Aviv in May, co-hosted once again by Viola and…

[VIDEO] Ofer Bengal with a Redis Labs Case Study on “Growing in a Dynamic Market”

The second ever Israel Growth Summit (2018) took place in Tel Aviv in May, co-hosted once again by Viola and…

[VIDEO] David Kostman on “Scaling Globally Through Transformation” – Israel Growth Summit 2018

The second ever Israel Growth Summit (2018) took place in Tel Aviv in May, co-hosted once again by Viola and…

[VIDEO] Hezy Yeshurun and Ron Yekutiel on “The Road to IPO” – Israel Growth Summit 2018

The second ever Israel Growth Summit (2018) took place in Tel Aviv in May, co-hosted once again by Viola and…

[VIDEO] Sisense CEO Amir Orad on “Conquering Growth in a Noisy Market” – Israel Growth Summit 2018

The second ever Israel Growth Summit (2018) took place in Tel Aviv in May, co-hosted once again by Viola and…

[VIDEO] Nir Zohar and Kerem Nevo on the role of the Israel Growth Forum in the local startup ecosystem

The second ever Israel Growth Summit (2018) took place in Tel Aviv in May, co-hosted once again by Viola and…

[VIDEO] Check Point CEO Gil Shwed interviewed by Wix CEO Avishai Abrahami – Israel Growth Summit 2018

The second ever Israel Growth Summit took place in Tel Aviv this week, co-hosted once again by Viola and the…

[VIDEO] Israel Growth Summit: Growth Financing Panel (with Goldman Sachs MD, Jonathan Penkin)

The first ever Israel Growth Summit was held recently in Tel Aviv, co-hosted by the Viola Group and the Israel…

[VIDEO] Israel Growth Summit: Scaling While Maintaining Culture (with Keren Levy & Vered Raviv Schwarz)

The first ever Israel Growth Summit was held recently in Tel Aviv, co-hosted by the Viola Group and the Israel…

[VIDEO] Israel Growth Summit: The challenges of taking your company global (with Or Offer & Tomer Tagrin)

The first ever Israel Growth Summit was held recently in Tel Aviv, co-hosted by the Viola Group and the Israel…

[VIDEO] Israel Growth Summit: “6 Guidelines for Change & Growth” (by Check Point’s Amnon Bar-Lev)

The first ever Israel Growth Summit was held recently in Tel Aviv, co-hosted by the Viola Group and the Israel…

[VIDEO] Israel Growth Summit: “Why is Inorganic Growth so important?” (by Tomer Bar Zeev & Eyal Waldman)

The first ever Israel Growth Summit was held recently in Tel Aviv, co-hosted by the Viola Group and the Israel…

[VIDEO] Atreo CEO Carmel Yoeli on Building Winning Technology Brands

Our latest V+ CMO Forum session for our portfolio companies’ Heads of Marketing featured guest speaker Carmel Yoeli, Co-founder &…

[VIDEO] How to do global PR with or without a budget: 12 tips from ZCast’s Hillel Fuld and Payoneer’s Jonny Steel

In our latest V+ CMO Forum session for our portfolio companies’ Heads of Marketing, we featured a topic that continues…

CEO Fun-Facts: Ben De-Kalo, Founder and CEO @ Worthy

Get to know Benny De-Kalo, Founder and CEO @ Worthy

CEO Fun-Facts: Tomer Bar-Zeev, Co-founder and CEO @ ironSource

Get to know Tomer Bar-Zeev, Co-founder and CEO @ ironSource

CEO Fun-Facts: Zeev Farbman, Co-founder & CEO at Lightricks

Get to know Zeev Farbman, Co-founder & CEO at Lightricks

CEO Fun-Facts: Scott Galit, CEO at Payoneer

Get to know Scott Galit, CEO at Payoneer

CEO Fun-Facts: Omri Kohl, Founder & CEO at Pyramid Analytics

Get to know Omri Kohl, Founder & CEO at Pyramid Analytics

Valuable insights for entrepreneurs from Shlomo Dovrat, Co-founder of Viola Group & Viola Ventures

This week, Startup Grind TLV hosted Viola Group and Viola Ventures Co-founder Shlomo Dovrat. Shlomo is a veteran of the…

CEO Fun-Facts: Shaul Olmert, Co-founder & CEO at PlayBuzz

Get to know Shaul Olmert, Co-founder & CEO at PlayBuzz

CEO Fun-Facts: Eran Yaniv, Co-founder & CEO at Perfecto Mobile

Get to know Eran Yaniv, Co-founder & CEO at Perfecto Mobile

Viola Growth Partner Natalie Refuah on what’s it like working in a Private Equity, growth capital fund

Natalie Refuah is a Partner at Viola Growth who has been with the fund since its inception in 2008. In…

CEO Friday Fun-Facts: Adi Biran, Co-founder & CEO at Splacer

Get to know Adi Biran, Co-founder & CEO at Splacer

CEO Friday Fun-Facts: Yaron Galai, CEO & Co-founder of Outbrain

Get to know Yaron Galai, Co-founder & CEO of Outbrain

CEO Friday Fun-Facts: Ely Razin, CEO at CrediFi

Get to know Ely Razin, CEO at CrediFi.

CEO Friday Fun-Facts: Roi Fishman, Co-founder & CEO at LuckyFish Games

Get to know Roi Fishman, Co-founder & CEO at LuckyFish Games

[VIDEO] 5 Big Questions about Big Data (a presentation by Viola Ventures Partner Ronen Nir)

At the recent “Big Data, Analytics & Applied Machine Learning” 2015 Israeli Innovation Conference hosted by IGTcloud, Viola Ventures’ General…

CEO Friday Fun-Facts: Andi Gutmans, CEO & Co-founder at Zend

Get to know Andi Gutmans, CEO & Co-founder at Zend

CEO Friday Fun-Facts: Shmulik Weller, Co-founder & CEO at SundaySky

Get to know Shmulik Weller, Co-founder & CEO at SundaySky

CEO Fun-Facts: Roy Katmor, Co-founder & CEO at enSilo

Get to know Roy Katmor, Co-founder & CEO of cyber-security startup enSilo.

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