|Jacques Goldhar Venture Partner
Jacques Founded Saga Select Asset Management Ltd in 2002. He is also the founder and Chairman of the Goldhar & Co. Group, specializing in international investments, that provides — through Goldhar Corporate Finance — tailor-made corporate finance services to Israeli and European companies, focusing on cross border transactions.
Before founding Goldhar & Co. Ltd., Jacques served as Managing Director of MGC International Markets.
Prior to MGC, Jacques co-headed the Israeli desk of Prudential – Bache Securities in Europe.
Jacques holds MBA in finance from the Tel-Aviv University, he served in various positions in large Israeli banks and was a portfolio manager and chief analyst at Harel Capital Markets, a member of the Tel-Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE).
|Ran Arad Partner
Before joining Cyrus, Ran was a Manager at the European Department of the Israeli Innovation Authority (formerly known as the Office of the Chief Scientist). Prior to that, he acted as Head of Tech Investment Banking at Migdal.
Ran opened the first office of Silicon Valley Bank in Israel, and before that worked as a Principal at Carmel Ventures (now Viola). Ran was also the Technology Manager for the Mediterranean region at Sun Microsystems, and Deputy VP R&D at BVR Systems.
Ran Served in one of the elite technology units of the Intelligence Corps of the IDF. He holds an MSc. In Electrical Engineering and a BSc. in Computer Engineering, both from the Technion, as well as an MBA from INSEAD.