The option for impact investment is no longer the domain of only large investors. SFI, in partnership with Fundit and the Tel Aviv Foundation, has launched an impact investment in the pay-for-success [Social Impact Bond] model aimed at reducing the loneliness of the elderly.
The pandemic, the Black Lives Matter protests, and a socially divisive election year - The US is now facing a long term economic changes
Jonathan ‘Yoni’ Frenkel
Chairman of the Company Ben Yakar: "We have big plans for the future of the company and I am sure that the company under Tomer's management will implement them with great success"
Igor Rybakov made a living as a student repairing roofs. In time his company became the largest supplier of roof equipment in Russia and boosted his wealth to $1.4 billion. Now he is investing his money in making a positive change in the world. Israel is the first stop
While Corona marked the end of the road for many startups, others owe it a lot. This is how two Israeli startups succeeded at harnessing the situation to their advantage
Yair Yelin and Shlomi Azulai
Alon Lifshitz, the founder of Hanaco Ventures, an Israeli based VC, discusses how the tech industry is dealing with this crisis and which companies will live to see the day after.
Eight years and a ton of work was required for the dream of the first Israeli spacecraft to come about - but it wouldn’t have happened without the involvement of Morris Kahn, who decided to take the mission as a personal project (and spend $40 million on it) • And while the craft does a selfie with planet Earth, Kahn cannot allow himself to rest, and at age 89 and a bit, he continues to do the two things that he loves most - contribute and enjoy every moment of life
She took her first cyber steps at 13 and now, at 36, Keren Elazari is one of the most successful cyber-security figures in the world. The first Israeli woman to speak on TED explains how hackers can benefit the world, how the IDF helps to narrow the gender gap in tech, and what we should all be doing to see more women leading the industry