Promising Startups 2022
2022 VC Survey
Women in Tech
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Women in Tech
20 stories about Women in Tech
"My first job interview was two weeks after giving birth; a month later I started working"
Racheli Ganot, CEO and founder of the Ready Group, says that flexibility in the high-tech industry makes it very suitable for women
Israel is poised to lead the way in FemTech, but challenges remain in realizing full potential
While interest has risen in tech related to women’s health, investors must move past their bias for Israel to lead the world in this sector
“My most amazing experiences have always happened when I didn't choose the most obvious path”
A firm believer in taking risks, Hamutal Meridor, Partner at Vintage Investment Partners, found herself walking away from sure things a number of times throughout her career and it was always the right choice
“Dare to dream, it is the catalyst that starts everything”
Shay Doron, Principal at AnD Ventures, excelled on the basketball court, becoming Israel's first WNBA player. The teamwork and comradery that made her one of the country's most successful basketball players also ultimately led her to an early-stage fund
“Women need successful mentors and successful women need to pass it forward”
Calanit Valfer, Managing Partner at Elah Fund, firmly believes in doing good and shares her road to success which was paved through her mentors
“We need a dual movement from both the industry and from women”
Merav Weinryb, VP & Managing Director, Europe & Israel at Qualcomm Ventures, sees things refreshingly different, believing the burden of change lies with both genders
“If you think you will be qualified in two years it means you are already there”
Idit Muallem-Yedid, General Partner at Pitango, Israel's largest VC, shares her many tips from her journey to the top
"We do not invest in women just because they are women, they really were the best choices"
Bar Dor, Associate at TLV Partners, shares her story, her opinions, and concerns on juggling a family and a career
Women make up a mere 10-20% of R&D teams in the Israeli gaming industry
According to a recent survey by the GameIS association and the "Women in Gaming" community, only 21% of senior board members in gaming companies are women
“I want others to see women in the room and think they might want to have a female co-founder”
Almog Zoosman-Lehman, Community & Partnerships Lead at Amiti Ventures, believes in the power of hard work and networking
"Women tend to feel they need more experience before they become entrepreneurs. You don't"
Lior Simon, General Partner at Cyberstarts, has built her whole career in VCs. She began at the bottom and through hard work and connecting with others made her way up the ladder
“There is an opportunity cost, especially when you're a mom”
Irit Kahan, Partner and Head of DTCP Israel, discusses how important it is to live life to its fullest and how that attitude pushed her to success
“I get asked if my partner is the one making the decisions or whether the money comes from my parents”
Liron Azrielant, Managing Partner at Meron Capital, is one of the few female partners to have founded her own venture capital fund. This is her unique story of success
“In a startup you are selling a product, as VCs we are selling ourselves”
Sharin Fisher, Partner at Fort Ross Ventures, explains why it is important to build your network and shares how she did so on her journey to success
"I felt I needed to prove something, and failure was not an option"
Maayan Cohen-Haziz , Israel Site Manager & Global Director of HR at CyberProof proves, through her story, how important a strong support system can be
"The future belongs to diversity. Not because it is fair but because it is right"
Tami Mazel Shachar, CEO at Incredibuild, doesn’t just talk the talk regarding promoting diversity, she actually does something about it
"Young women have a lot of opportunities these days. If you believe in yourself then go out and do it"
Yulia Trakhtenberg, VP R&D at Gloat, tells the story of how she scaled her way to the top with the help of her family
“The main issue is not succeeding or failing, it is feeling that you did something you are proud of”
Danielle Dafni, CEO & Co-founder of Peech.ai, shares her vision for video and her tips for success
"I never looked at obstacles in my life as a part of me being a woman"
Jasmin Inbar, VP Corporate Development at ASTERRA, shares how she reached the pinnacle of her career and her role in the company’s latest success, finding Lithium
“Invite more people to dream with you, that's how you will succeed”
Idit Gazit Berger, Head of Digital Native at Microsoft, shares why Digital Native is significant, how being a woman has shaped her decisions, and what she has learned throughout her journey
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