2020 Israeli Companies
Viola is Israel’s leading technology-focused investment group with over $2.8 billion assets under management. We enable Israeli entrepreneurs to build global transformational technology companies. Viola’s mission and passion is to enable Israeli entrepreneurs to build global transformational technology companies. To do this repeatedly and consistently, we go beyond just funding, and provide value-add services that arm our entrepreneurs with the edge they need to succeed in the global arena.
Located in Tel Aviv. BrandTotal is a high-tech agile marketing intelligence startup. Using Artificial Intelligence and Cyber Security methodologies, we've designed an SaaS-based platform that helps marketers reverse-engineer the marketing strategies of their competitors. In the ever-evolving digital marketing ecosystem, we help marketers combat the phenomenon of "Dark Marketing" by shedding light on their competitors’ dark marketing strategies. With our advanced technology, we can spot threats and opportunities in our customers’ competitive landscapes so that they can become more agile - they can adjust their own marketing strategies and garner actionable insights in real time.
Marketing, Business Development, Software Development, Data Science
Spot.IM builds global communities around the web. Founded in 2012, Spot.IM's mission is to foster deeply connected, engaged communities across every inch of the internet. By replacing old-school comments with thriving communities, Spot.IM empowers publishers to drive conversation, page views, clicks, and revenue. Spot.IM currently partners with over 70 percent of the top U.S. publishers including AOL.com, NBC, Time Inc., HuffPost, USA TODAY Sports, FOX News, AdAge, and Refinery29, to take back ownership of their audiences and the conversations around their content while adding greater social value and overall traffic monetization.
Business Development;Graphic Designer;Software Development;Analyst
Located in Tel Aviv.. Nexar is a free, AI cloud-connected dashcam. It instantly detects dangers on the road and provides life-saving warnings. Nexar is building the first over-the-top vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) network on the planet to predict and prevent accidents. We use AI, machine vision, sensor fusion, and real-time networking to create a new, delightful, and really safe, driving experience, powered by your smartphone. We are looking for smart, passionate, and mission-driven people to help us meet the scale and opportunity ahead of us. A great opportunity to work on challenging problems with industry leaders in the fields of Automotive, Deep Learning and Computer Vision.
Bad hiring decisions cost companies a lot of time and money – the average cost of a bad hire can equal 30% of the individual’s salary! Empirical provides a revolutionary recruiting platform that helps companies hire the right people, powered by science. Our predictive hiring technology analyzes recruiting data and actual employee performance to constantly improve the hiring process, creating an ever-learning recruiting process. How do we do it? Test – Applicant takes a 10-minute assessment based on behavioral science. The test includes only questions with high predictive power to support a seamless hiring experience for applicants. Assess – Recruiter gets a detailed report regarding applicants predicted fit and retention. The report includes recommended interview questions to help the recruiter dig deeper into applicant’s strengths and weaknesses.
Business Development, Statistics, Penetrations to New Markets, Graphic Designer, Software Developer, Sales, Analyst
Located in Tel Aviv. Fetchy technology is an end-to-end automated shipping solution that seamlessly integrates SMB's online store. Taking care of all logistics and paperwork while making sure the end users get their packages on time. With a unique combination between technology and operational infrastructure, we partner with fulfillment warehouses leveraging their buying power to supply the merchant with lowest prices and stock routing (turn international shipping into domestic, faster-no customs-cheaper).
Marketing, Statistics, Client Service, Penetration to New Markets, Graphic Designer, Software Development, Sales, Analyst
Located in Tel Aviv. UpStart is a software house for startups. We help entrepreneurs take their ideas from a paper sketch to a live system. We have years of experience in building end to end solutions for some amazing startup companies, as well as some of Israel’s largest companies. UpStart is seeking interns in a variety of fields within the startup ecosystem. We seek candidates with knowledge and degrees, certificates, or experience and the relevant skills for positions such as Software Developer/Engineer, Marketing and Business development, and UI/UX Designer.
Marketing, Business Development, Penetration to New Markets, Graphic Designer, Software Development
The Israel-Asia Center is an Israeli not-for-profit organization dedicated to building a shared future between Israel and Asia, and preparing Israel for a secure and prosperous future in the Asian Century. We are Israel's leading educational organization delivering: Leadership Programs – Providing future leaders in Israel and Asia with the skills, knowledge and networks to become force-multipliers in strengthening Israel-Asia relations. Public education and thought-leadership – Creating more Asia-informed and Asia-engaged Israeli decision-makers and opinion-shapers, through events that explore the future of Israel-Asia relations, key 21st century trends, developments and challenges, and how we can work together to co-innovate solutions.
Leadership Programs Intern, Communications Intern
Located in Tel Aviv. Cukierman & Co. was founded in 1993 and is the leading Israeli investment house, providing a full array of services including M&A, Private Placements, Public Offerings, Family Office and Consulting Services to Israeli, European and Asian clients. With over US $5.8 Billion in completed transaction values, we have one of the largest Corporate Finance teams in Israel with dedicated experts in the Life Sciences; Technology, Media & Telecom (TMT); Green Technology and Real Estate industries. Our Private Equity activities include the Catalyst Funds, which rank among the best performing Israeli private equity funds. In 2018, capitalizing on our 25 years of experience, Catalyst created a unique Private Equity platform facilitating the growth of Israeli companies into key emerging markets with a special emphasis on China. Cukierman & Co. Investment House and Catalyst Funds have been holding the GoforIsrael Investment Conference () annually for the past 20 years in Israel and abroad. GoforIsrael has become one of the most prestigious business conferences in Israel for the business and financial community focusing on the technologies that made Israel famous: Life Sciences, Robotics, IT, Cyber Security, Advanced Manufacturing, Media & Telecom and CleanTech.
Klever’s goal is to provide a new mobile shopping app, combining gamification with mobile commerce. Klever has a fast-growing Chinese operation which targets the U.S. market.
Business Development;Penetration to new markets;Analyst
Sonovia is an Israeli Hi-Tech company, whose goal is to develop a breakthrough in the textile market, allowing various fabrics to become antibacterial. Sonovia is trying to revolutionize the textile market by creating a new solution for finishing processes. Sonovia presents disruptive wet-processing applications, which are high-performance, sustainable, and cost-effective. Moreover, it has created a single-step, sono-coating process that allows various fabrics to become antibacterial, as well as other types of new applications (i.e. anti-odor, fire-resistant, water repellency and more). In May 2016, Sonovia won the 2nd prize of the Israeli Contest in the Global Health Startups Contest held by Putuo Distric People’s Government, China.
The Ramat-Gan based Hi-Tech Israeli company is working on revolutionizing the diabetes treatment. The company is developing the Engineered Micro Pancreas (EMP), a breakthrough technology that will enable to implant pancreatic cells, which include insulin-producing cells to restore the body's intrinsic insulin generation capabilities. The main advantage of Betalin is the flexibility of its technology- it can support the development of any other type of cell therapy. Additionally, Betalin can prolong viability and performance of insulin producing cells due to the unique scaffold structure. In 2017 Betalin won as the best Biopharma sturtup in Tel Aviv.
Moveo Software Ltd. provides entrepreneurs and organizations with a complete package of services geared towards mobile app development, VR/AR technology, UX/UI design, branding, and digital marketing. The company’s core values revolve around the customer and take great pride in offering innovative solutions to difficult issues, helping customers to achieve their goals and ultimately succeed. Moveo began as a start-up and has an experienced team, two factors which allow it to provide great service for its clients.
The range of services include:
1. VR/AR development
2. Mobile app development (Android and iOS)
3. Web development
4. UX/UI design
6. Digital marketing
Moveo’s team of dedicated designers, coders, digital marketers, and entrepreneurs is based in the heart of Tel Aviv.
Israeli-based company, FutureBlock, is a global accelerator and investment platform that aims to transform today’s most promising blockchain and AI startups into tomorrow’s market-leading companies. The services it provides ranges from consulting and guiding early-stage companies on matters of technology, product design, business development and investment to supplying pre-seed investment, alongside a powerful acceleration program that offers technology and business planning and hands-on implementation. Lastly, Blockchain and AI startups that have successfully raised early-stage funding are provided expert guidance in growth strategy and execution, both for business development and investment.
Marketing;Business Development;Penetration to new markets
Based in Ra’anana, CorNeat Vision is an ophthalmic medical device company with an overarching mission of promoting human health, sustainability and equality worldwide. CorNeat Vision produces a lineup of innovative, safe, affordable and long-lasting ophthalmic medical solutions. Its products aim to significantly impact ophthalmic surgery practices in the areas of cornea, sclera, glaucoma (trabecular mesh), myopia and more.
Business Development;Penetration to new markets;Analyst
Founded in 1993 under the famed ‘Yozma’ program by Dr. Erel Margalit, Jerusalem Venture Partners has created and invested in over 120 companies in Israel, the US and Europe. JVP’s investment strategy is spearheaded by a deep expertise in identifying opportunities from inception and growing them into global industry leaders. Through the theme-driven focus and strong network of strategic partners, it seeks to stay ahead of the latest market trends and address the most relevant market needs. It’s unique Centers of Excellence and dedicated team ensure it effectively delivers this added value directly to each of our current and prospective portfolio companies. With over $1.4 billion raised across 8 funds, and a rich network of strategic and business partners spanning the world, JVP has led some of the largest and most noteworthy exits out of Israel.
Based in Hod HaSharon, Israel, ThetaRay is the leading provider of AI-based Big Data analytics in Israeli Hi-Tech. It are dedicated to helping financial organizations combat financial cybercrimes like money laundering, fraud, and ATM attacks, which are used to finance terrorism, narcotic and human trafficking, sex slavery and other malicious acts. Its Intuitive AI solutions for AML, fraud, and ATM security can detect malicious behavior months before existing rule-based and standard AI solutions can.
Business Development;Penetration to new markets
The goal of the Israeli cyber company is to monitor the Digital Underground - a vast universe of online sites, marketplaces, communities, and forums where hackers, fraudsters, and cybercriminals operate and interact. Its 24/7 coverage includes not only the Dark Web and Deep Web, but also malware networks, botnets, and other cybercrime infrastructure and private messaging platforms. By tracking the "bad guys" wherever they are, Q6 Cyber aims to help companies stay ahead of the potential malicious schemes in the Digital Underground.
TAU Ventures is the first academic-based venture capital fund in Israel focusing on early stage startups. As the rankings show, Tel Aviv University shines as the top institution in Israel for generating start-ups and fueling Israel’s famous knowledge economy. Its campus has become an international magnet for visitors; heads-of-state, government and business leaders, and higher education delegations. Aside from its investment arm, TAU Ventures cultivates a growing ecosystem and a vibrant hub for entrepreneurs in different development stage, as well as running incubation programs in a variety of tech fields. Our vision is to nurture and support young entrepreneurs who aim to grow into a global leadership in rapidly growing markets.
Marketing;Business Development;Penetration to new markets;Graphic Designer;Software Development;Analyst
Visitt.io is a leading data-driven platform, acting like a digital and autonomous COO in your real-estate locations. The platform helps facility managers optimize their field operations and grow their business efficiently. With intuitive tools for on-site teams to do their work efficiently and real-time insights for management to automate their operation and make data-driven decisions .
Marketing;Business Development;Client Service;Penetration to new markets;Graphic Designer;Software Development;Sales
The Israeli Hi-Tech company is working on new technologies for aesthetic treatments. Viora’s advanced, non-invasive products include the most advanced devices incorporating Laser, IPL and proprietary RF technologies. Viora has solutions that are suitable for all aesthetic practitioners, ranging from dermatologists, cosmetic and plastic surgeons, general practitioners, dentists to cosmeticians and Spa owners. Viora products are used around the world by over ten thousand customers. The wide range of available technologies allow for the treatment of the most requested aesthetic procedures, including vascular lesions, nail fungi, hair reduction, pigmentation lesions, acne clearance, and acne scar clearance, while delivering the most effective results, quickly, safely, and with little to no downtime.
Marketing;Business Development;Client Service;Penetration to new markets;Graphic Designer;Sales
2020 Chinese Companies
Ads4each, founded in December 2017, provides the technology-driven performance advertising and monetization solution to global developers. Ads4each has been brought together by industry professionals, all of the core team are experienced professionals in mobile advertising industry, reforms and innovations. Through the strong Google, Facebook, News feed Medias, and Network advertising experience, we stick to combine the systemisation and data mining algorithms to optimize business.
United Family Healthcare (UFH) is an international hospital and clinic network that provides private, premium healthcare. UFH has led the way in private international healthcare in China. After almost two decades, UFH has established itself with hospitals and clinics in Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Tianjin, Qingdao, Bo’ao and Hangzhou as the provider of choice for those seeking premium, personalized healthcare. There are over 400 full-time doctors from 25 different countries and regions working in UFH. Additionally there are over 1000 part-time experts and over 1000 nurses on the team. UFH is a pioneering, international-level health system providing comprehensive, integrated healthcare in a uniquely warm, caring, patient service-oriented environment.
Pre-Med, Foundation Business Development
DayDayUp is a business community that connects Chinese and global innovators. Focusing on Industry 4.0, Smart Cities, Mobility, Healthcare, we bring together startups, corporates and investors within our Innovation Program and provide them an ecosystem to find quality products and resources.
Innovation Assistant, Operations specialist
Founded in 2010, EM offers strategic communications support around capital markets deals, mergers & acquisitions, crisis situations, reputation management, shareholder activism, as well as ESG consulting and CEO advisory. EM is the leading financial, corporate and digital
communications agency for emerging markets.
media monitoring, media coverage analysis, research, translation
Located in Beijing. New Channel is an international language education institution founded by a group of elite Chinese and foreign language trainers and leading academics, led by English language instruction expert, Professor Hu Min. Since its foundation in 2004, it has received strategic investment from International Data Group and Kaplan Education Group. New Channel's goal is to create a complete system for English language education in China. Following the spirit of the school's motto, "I will persist until I succeed", New Channel carries out its vision of "Changing the attitude and methods of Chinese students' English study" and "Better English, higher score" by following the standards of small classes, teaching assistants and individualized service. With deep academic foundations, a pragmatic teaching style, a strong capacity for research and development, and a prolific enterprising spirit, New Channel has quickly risen to the top of its industry. Its educational content, textbook R&D, the quality of its courses, and its service environment have enabled New Channel to set a new standard, raising the bar for China's English training industry.
EyeYon Medical develops and brings to market exclusive medical ophthalmic devices, which offer relief to unmet clinical needs for millions of patients. Its innovative technologies are proven in clinical studies. EyeYon’s first product, the Hyper-CL™ therapeutic contact lens, for treating various corneal pathologies such as corneal edema, corneal erosions, entropion, bullous keratopathy and corneal dystrophies, as well as post-surgical conditions resulting from cataract extraction and corneal surgery. The Hyper-CL™ lens has received the CE Mark and FDA clearance for marketing in Europe and in the USA.
Innonation is a Proptech company that enables and operates innovation ecosystems through partnerships with governments and real-estate companies. We are the No. 1 entity in the China-Israel innovation arena. Our cross-border technologies and powerhouses upgrade real estate developments, through leveraging our methodology, brand, network, cross-border experience and products, which creates strong appeal for innovation companies and local governments.Our operation is strongly backed up by an ecosystem galaxy theory, that all partners are mappable and the cross-border cooperation efficiency increases with right matching. Innonation’s methodology is based on 25-years of experience with INFINITY funds, leading the revolution of venture capital, IP banks, and technology transfers (over 50 IPO/M&A), and succeeding as a breakthrough innovation entity in China.
Located in Shanghai. Founded in 2000, for the first decade PTL Group focused on setting up and running professional operations like finance, HR, recruitment, marketing, warehousing and logistics. Continuous success and the growing market demand for Chinese business expertise led to a quick expansion of PTL’s service range which now also includes industrial project management, business recovery and equity partnerships.
Marketing, Analysis, Graphic Designer, Business Development
Phresh deals with cross-border asset creating. With a focus on Israeli entities entering China, Phresh is an operational platform that takes the responsibility over China operations, centralizing all the resources for cross-border success including hands on management, potential investment, government support and policies, local team establishment and more. All powered by a proven methodology developed over 15 years of Israel-China investments that optimizes success rate by 100X.
PicsArt is the #1 photo and video editing app, powered by a creative community of more than 100 million monthly active users and influencers. Every month, the PicsArt community creates, remixes and shares nearly one billion images, making it the largest open-source collection of content in the world, including free-to-edit photos, stickers, filters, and more. PicsArt is available in 30 languages and can be downloaded on iOS, Android, or Windows. Headquartered in San Francisco, with offices in Armenia, Los Angeles, Beijing and an AI lab in Moscow, PicsArt is backed by Sequoia Capital, DCM Ventures, Insight Venture Partners, and Siguler Guff and Company.
Located in Beijing and Shanghai. Provides consulting and investment banking services tailored to meet your business needs, requirements and goals. We have extensive experience in helping clients engage the Chinese market from a number of different angles. Poalim Asia Direct is part of Poalim Capital Markets group -- Israel’s leading investment bank and a subsidiary of Bank Hapoalim. The company has served clients from startups to leading global companies such as Teva Pharmaceuticals and Superpharm.
Marketing, Business Development, Statistics, Analyst
Uprets is a security tokenization platform for global real estate. Uprets is a one-stop solution platform for security token offering. As a subsidiary of a publicly listed real estate conglomerate (NYSE: XIN), we currently focus on the tokenization real estate asset. We also develop our patented consortium chain technology to support UPRETS.io, the issuance and trading platform. Originated in Beijing, UPRETS.io had evolved into a global platform with offices operating in New York, Hongkong, Dubai, London, and Taiwan. What distinguishes UPRETS from other tokenization platforms is our global real estate partnership network that we built through the decades. Our 5 oversea subsidiaries with 22 operating offices represent an unprecedented effort in real estate tokenization. With regard to portfolio management, UPRETS tokenization platform will revolutionize how investors get access to high-quality and well-diversified real estate assets across the world. We had already lined up a considerable amount of real estate projects to be tokenized, including some of the most iconic landmarks.
Marketing, Business Development
Ychina was founded by a group of young people from across the world, living in China, who were constantly being asked “why China?!” by confused family and friends. One day, we found ourselves commiserating to each other about the difficulty of explaining our life in China when we had the idea - why not take the chance and tell our story, the way it is, to the rest of the world? Featuring people’s stories, undiscovered places, and trending topics from the most populous country in the world, Ychina cuts beneath the headlines and offers a window into the ‘why’. This is simply our experiences, our adventures in China. And we hope that by bringing you into the conversation, we can begin to craft an answer to the enigma: “Why China?”