Amplify Partners is a venture capital firm focused exclusively on the Infrastructure 2.0 revolution. The firm provides technical founders with the early-stage capital, deep industry connections and highly relevant advisory network needed to build world-class infrastructure technology companies.
Battery invests in cutting-edge, category-defining businesses in markets including software and services, Web infrastructure, e-commerce, digital media and industrial technologies. Founded in 1983, the firm backs companies at stages ranging from seed to buyout and invests globally from offices in Boston, Silicon Valley and Israel. Follow the firm on Twitter @BatteryVentures, visit the website at www.battery.com and find a full list of Battery’s portfolio companies here.
Shlomo Kramer, CEO, Cato Networks
Shlomo Kramer is an information technology entrepreneur and investor. He is currently the founder and CEO of Cato Networks, a stealth mode startup developing ground-breaking solutions for the cloud enabled enterprise. With a passion for creating and fostering successful IT-focused businesses, Shlomo was also the co-founder of Check Point Software Technologies (CHKP) and Imperva (IMPV). Shlomo serves as a board director and founding investor in a number of security, fintech and software companies, including Exabeam, FundBox, Indegy, Sumo Logic and Insert Mobile. His previous investments include WatchDox (BBRY), Lacoon (CHKP), Hyperwise (CHKP), SkyFence (IMPV), Palo Alto Networks (PANW), Trusteer (IBM), Worklight (IBM), Business Layers (CA) and Digital Fuel (VMware).
Glilot Capital Partners
Glilot Capital Partners focuses on innovative, early-stage software companies in Israel, in the fields of information security, cyber technologies, and Internet and mobile applications. The fund’s managing partners are Kobi Samboursky and Arik Kleinstein, and together with additional partners Sallai Meridor, attorney Aaron Abramovich, and former US Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England, they bring a wealth of multi-disciplinary experience in the financial and operational aspects of startups, technology investing, public markets, acquisitions, and the public sector. www.glilotcapital.com
Vertex Ventures is a leading global venture capital group supporting entrepreneurs transform their innovative ideas into world-class businesses. With cumulative committed capital in excess of US$2.5 billion, Vertex focuses on IT and healthcare investment opportunities in China, Silicon Valley, India, Israel, and South East Asia. Vertex’s extensive track record of success includes a number of global leaders such as Waze, 91, Grab, IGG, CyberArk, Reebonz, SolarEdge, Force10 and Changba.