Sigalit Klimovsky

Partner

Sigalit is a serial global business architect, from strategy formation and marketing through business development and operations. She brings to Grove over 20 years of global experience in setting the foundation for start-ups and transforming them to large and successful companies. Sigalit’s experience covers all corporate aspects including operations, customer services, technology infrastructure, business systems, marketing and business development in the Telecommunications, Mobile, New Media, Consumer Electronics, Financial and Technology sectors.
Sigalit fulfilled key executive roles during the establishment and growth periods of Orange Australia, 3 Hutchinson Wampoa (Australian mobile operator), Partner Communications Ltd. (Israeli mobile operator), Barak Telecommunications (Israeli ISP) and IBM. She has also held business development and marketing C-Level roles at venture backed start-ups such as modu and Comigo.

Sigalit holds a Bachelor of Economics and Management (BSc) from the Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, in Haifa.

Lotan Levkowitz

Partner

Lotan has been an early stage technology investor since 2012 in the areas of IoT, Digital Health and Enterprise IT, and was responsible for Grove’s investments in 3D-Signals, Geneformics, Rapid API.
Prior to joining Grove, Lotan was a Strategic Consultant at TASC, an international management consultancy firm where he focused on the Telecommunication sector.
Previously he has practiced as a Tax Attorney at Eitan-Mehulal Law Group.
Lotan served as a commander in an elite Israeli Air Force Intelligence unit. During his service he was honored with an Award of Excellence and took part of a team that was nominated for a Lifetime Achievement Award by the head of Unit 8200 (Israel’s NSA).

Lotan holds a Bachelor of Law degree (LLB) and a Bachelor of Business Administration degree (BA) from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, Israel.

Liat Koren

CFO & COO

Liat is an expertise CFO. Liat, brings with her 15 years of experience in the global high-tech industry, for public (NASDAQ and TASE) Companies. Liat’s experience spans the entire business cycle including leading due diligence processes, mergers and acquisitions. Prior to joining Grove, for the last six years, Liat was the CFO at Comsec, a cyber & information security company operating in Israel and Europe. Over the years, Liat oversaw all finance activity as well as participated in the company’s executive management, including responsibility for the due diligence process leading to the company’s acquisition.
Liat is responsible for the Fund's financial aspects as well as operations and uses her expertise to provide guidance and assistance to the fund's portfolio companies.
Liat holds an MA (Law), from the Bar Ilan University and a Bachelor of Business Administration degree (BA) Majored in accounting and finance, from the College of Management.

Liat is a Certified Public Accountant license (CPA Isr).

Tuvia Barak

Venture Partner

Tuvia Barak joined Grove Ventures as a Venture Partner in 2016. In 1982, Mr. Barak joined Tadiran, Inc., the North American subsidiary of Tadiran, the largest electronics conglomerate in Israel. During his 12-year tenure, over $3 billion in revenue was achieved under his direction, and Tadiran became one of the major suppliers of tactical communications to the U.S. Army. Mr. Barak developed strategic alliances and partnerships with some of the largest aerospace and defense companies. In 1993, Mr. Barak established his own marketing and consulting practice, advising U.S. and international companies on business development, marketing strategies, technology assessment, and mergers and acquisitions in the aerospace and technology fields.

Mr. Barak is a Venture Partner at Lux Capital and member of the Board of Directors of Skyline Software, WhiteCanyon Software, Weatherbell Analytics, and Toonimo and special advisor to Kymeta Corp., and Heller Industries. He previously served as a Board Director at Brashear LP., Fairchild Imaging, and Arinc Corp., all of which were acquired by major companies with exceptional returns to their investors. His many clients have included The Carlyle Group, Boeing, L-3 Communications, ITT, General Dynamics, AAI/Textron, BAE, EDS, DRS, Elbit Systems, Schott, Selex, Ness Technologies, Vought Aircraft, SanDisk, United Defense, Mantech International, NanoSys, MapInfo, Rockwell Collins and Raytheon. Mr. Barak has a M.Sc. in E.E. from the Technion Institute of Technology, Israel.

Omri Green

Principal

Omri has been leading sales and business activities globally in different companies focusing on utilities and different industry verticals.
Prior to joining Grove, Omri was leading APAC activities in Claroty (part of Team8 group) and was co-founder and Vice President of business development at ICS2. He has over a decade of experience working with Tier 1 tech companies in Silicon Valley where he led innovative technology projects in power generation, communication and wireless technologies.
Omri leverages his engineering background and managerial experience to create value to Grove’s portfolio companies with their global business activities.

Omri holds a bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from Tel-Aviv University

Grow with Grove

We back brilliant Israeli entrepreneurs and early-stage startups with cutting edge technology to shape the future of the world

Grow with Grove

We back brilliant Israeli entrepreneurs and early-stage startups with cutting edge technology to shape the future of the world

About Us

We are a team of entrepreneurs, company builders and experienced investors. With a direct approach and global experience, we provide Israeli early-stage start-ups all the support needed to become market leaders, from inception through growth.

Our Team

Dov Moran

Managing Partner

Guy Resheff

Partner

Sigalit Klimovsky

Partner

Lotan Levkowitz

Partner

Liat Koren

CFO & COO

Tuvia Barak

Venture Partner

Omri Green

Principal

Shir Markovich

Office Manager

Our Team

Dov Moran

Managing Partner

Guy Resheff

Partner

Sigalit Klimovsky

Partner

Lotan Levkowitz

Partner

Liat Koren

CFO & COO

Tuvia Barak

Venture Partner

Omri Green

Principal

Shir Markovich

Office Manager

Our Portfolio

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EST. 2015
Founders: Amnon Shenfeld, Ofer Affias, Amit Ashkenazi, Yair Lavi

3DSignals has developed a sound-based predictive maintenance system. 3DSignals’ acoustic monitoring & deep learning technology monitors sensory data from industrial equipment (turbines, pumps, motors, bearings, etc.), identifies anomalies, classifies patterns of equipment failure and predicts issues before they interrupt production.

3DSignals helps factories and machine manufacturers improve production efficiency by reducing unexpected downtimes of critical assets.

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EST. 2013
Founders: Pierre-Jean (PJ) Cobut, Elad Ferber

The healthcare system is episodic and based on crude and limited data. Spry Health is changing healthcare by making it continuous.

Medical assessment and treatment is typically reactive, intermittent and often relies on subjective patient characterization. Spry Health’s disease management platform augments this process by identifying and prioritizing patients in the early onset of exacerbations through the world’s first continuous measurement of a full set of human vital signs and blood gases. By providing actionable insights to disease managers early enough to affect a change, private insurers avoid unnecessary hospital admissions and reduce spending dramatically.

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EST. 2016
Founders: Tal Tamir, Yaron Elboim

Wiliot solves the biggest problem hindering large-scale IoT deployments by offering self-powered devices that do not require battery exchange or charging. By combining revolutionary energy harvesting, passive communication, and mesh networking technologies, the company is enabling the deployment of self-sustaining sensors in areas such as smart clothing, consumer medical, and industrial applications.

Past Investments

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Founders: Damian Goldring, Dror Sharon

Consumer Physics launched SCiO, the world's first handheld molecular sensor that fits in the palm of your hand (miniaturized spectrometer).
SCiO is a tiny spectrometer that allows you to get instant relevant information about the chemical make-up of everything around you. A true revolution for any consumer that wants to be aware to his surroundings. First verticals are Nutrition, Pharmaceuticals and Agriculture.

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Founders: Amir Ronen, Shlomi Bergida, Nadav Mizrahi, Dan Rappaport, Amir Saroka

Sensible Medical Innovation Ltd. launched ReDS™ - a wearable device for non-invasive measurement of lung fluid, monitors heart failure patients and determines the treatment protocol that’s right for them. ReDS™ gives an accurate, absolute, and actionable reading whether obtained at an in-person exam or through a remote monitoring service.

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Founders: Iddo Gino, Mickey Hasalvsky, Daniel Chernenkov

RapidAPI created a centralized repository of existing online APIs that provides standardized access and allows developers to integrate APIs with minimal or no additional code. The company helps manage this complexity and allows developers to maximize the API movement, without the resulting chaos that’s currently threatening to slow it down. Developers using RapidAPI find and integrate APIs with minimal work, and can instead focus on the functions that provide the most value for their business and customers.

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Founders: Dov Moran, Yiftah Ben Aharon

A comprehensive mobile solution for Diabetes patients. GlucoMe gathers and analyzes the patients’ data of the Blood Glucose Monitor and Insulin Pen, and provides recommendation to the physician while monitoring his guidance in a way, which is more accurate, better suitable to the patients’ needs, timely and affordable.

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Founder: Dov Moran

Comigo products power pay-tv service providers and broadcasters to offer a truly unique and differentiated solution, positioning an innovative offering high above the competition. Furthermore, Comigo’s EI engine opens new revenues opportunities to customers, enabling to monetize on long tail content and feed customer BI systems with household and user profiles.

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Founders: Gal Basson, Tal Tamir, Dany Rettig
Acquired in 2014

Wilocity is delivering the world's first 60 GHz multi-gigabit wireless chipsets based on the newly completed WiGig standard for the mobile computing, consumer electronics and peripheral markets. With data rates of up to 7 Gbps, Wilocity's 60GHz technology offers a quantum leap in wireless bandwidth and performance, with 10x improvements in transfer rates, wait times, and performance/power efficiency.

Wilocity was acquired in 2014 by Qualcomm for $360M

Investment Focus

We invest in entrepreneurs and early-stage startups focusing on technology dealing with:

IoT

Cloud

Artificial Intelligence

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