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Ibex Investors Closes $106M Fund

Ibex Investors Israel team (Credit: Roei Shor)
Ibex Investors Israel team (Credit: Roei Shor)

Ibex Investors, LLC, a Denver, CO-based multi-stage and multi-strategy investment firm, closed its fourth Israel focused fund, Ibex Israel VC II LP, with $106m in capital commitments.

The roster of limited partners includes founders and current and former executives across a wide range of sectors.  The vehicle follows Ibex’s $100m Israel early-stage fund raised in 2020.

Founded in 2003, Ibex Investors is a US-based investment firm that invests in Israeli startups from pre-seed to pre-IPO and typically leads or co-leads rounds across various verticals. The firm also invests in public Israeli companies through its hedge funds. Ibex’s operational go-to-market expertise and focus on both the private and public markets enables the firm to support founders and portfolio companies from initial investment through public listing.

Since launching its first Israel fund in 2012, the firm has made 40 early and growth stage investments in Israel including BeamUp, Appwrite, Honeycomb, Visionary.ai, and Weka. Previous portfolio companies have been acquired by leading firms such as Cisco, CheckPoint, LinkedIn, and Intuit.

The team includes Justin Borus, Founder and Chief Investment Officer, and Nicole Priel, Partner. The team in Israel (office in Tel Aviv) is led by Nicole Priel who focuses on early-stage investments, and Gal Gitter, Partner, who focuses on growth stage and secondary investments. With the recent addition of Aaron Rinberg, Partner, and Alon Cinamon, Associate, the Israel office has grown to 7 people.