Yifat Oron

Yifat Oron Joined Vertex in late 2002 and became a partner at 2007. As a partner Yifat works with companies in the Greentech, Semiconductors and Enterprise SW spaces.

In over 7 years at Vertex, Yifat has participated in the investment process of several of Vertex companies, including Identify (sold to BMC), Voltaire (IPO at NASDAQ) SMIC (IPO at NASDAQ), Wisair and CorrelSense. Yifat currently sits on the board of: dbMotion, SolarEdge, Aternity, Leadspace, ActionBase, and Asocs.

Yifat is also very active with Vertex pre-seed investment program through the TechnionSeed owned incubator, and as such serves as Vertex representative in the incubator’s Board of directors.

Prior to joining Vertex Venture Capital, Mrs. Oron was an investment banker in the Global Technology, Media and Telecom Group at JPMorgan Chase & Co. in New York. Mrs. Oron also worked as a management consultant for a leading Israeli economic consulting firm, Dan Tahori Management Consulting Ltd.

Mrs. Oron spent three years at the Directorate of R&D of the Israeli Ministry of Defense, having achieved the rank of Lieutenant in the role of the Assistant to the Director of Economics, Budget & Control Department.



Eli Baran, Office of the Chief Scientist

Dr. Orna Berry, Gemini Israel Funds

Prof. Israel (Izzy) Borovich

Yoni Cheifetz, Lightspeed Venture Partners

Ami Gal, Granot Ventures

Gadi Gilon

Yaniv Golan, AOL

Amir Goldstein, AfterDox

Sagi Hemetz, Blink

Gil Keret, Brooks-Keret

Dr. Nimrod Kozlovski, Adv

Yanki Margalit

Boris Nadion, Astrails

Lee-Bath Nelson, Plenus Venture Lending

Sinaia Netanyahu, Tahal

Ronen Nir, Carmel Ventures

Erez Ofer, Greylock Partners

Eliezer Oren, Matrix

Yifat Oron, Vertex Venture Capital

Gili Raanan, Sequoia Capital

Eran Raichstein, IBM

Tovi Riegler, SAP Labs Israel

Glen Schwaber, Israel Cleantech Ventures

Prof. Dafna Schwartz, BGU

David Shapiro, Earnix

Roostam Tiger, JVP

Dr. Daniel M. Yellin, IBM

Doron Ytshaki, Clalit Health Services

Itay Zandbank, Platonix Joint Ventures

Ronen Zaretzky, Isracard, Israel

Arik Zuckerman, IBM