Wed 15 March 2017 | 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Dizzy Frishdon - Dizengoff 112, Tel Aviv, FREE
Splash Ventures is happy to invite you to a special “Know Your Investor” talk, with Barak Pridor, Managing Partner at Saban Ventures. This is the 1st event as part of our “Know Your Investor” series behalf of Splash Ventures, where we bring top angel investors, VC’s, incubators and others to meet the entrepreneurial community in Israel.
Barak Pridor serves as Managing Partner at Saban Ventures in Israel where he leads the fund’s venture and growth equity investments. He serves on the boards of SOSA, Partner Communication, Playbuzz, Applicaster, Leadspace & BeachBum.
Prior to Saban Ventures, Barak’s career comprised of entrepreneurial and operating roles and also served as an Executive VP at Thomson Reuters and was CEO of ClearForest, (acquired by TRI).
Barak also earned an MBA from INSEAD and a B.Sc. in Mathematics and Computer Science from Tel Aviv University.
Saban Ventures, launched by Saban Capital Group, focuses on the digital media space, including Mobile, Social, Entertainment, Information, eCommerce and marketplaces, Cloud, Financial Technologies and SaaS (Software as a Service).
The fund manages $100m & focuses on identifying investment opportunities in companies that range from post-seed to growth. The venture connects with the most promising entrepreneurs from the early stage of building their businesses. It prides itself on its entrepreneur-friendly DNA, agile decision making and propensity to take on risk.
Through its relationship with parent company, Saban Capital Group, Saban Ventures bares unparalleled expertise and access to the global media and telecom markets
Barak Pridor, a seasoned media and technology executive with over 20 years of diverse experience leads the fund and spearheads the efforts in sourcing and monitoring all venture investment opportunities.
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