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About Sosa

Founders

About Sosa

Founded in 2013 by 25 leading Israeli investors and high-tech entrepreneurs, SOSA (South of Salame) is a global network of tech innovation hubs with a unique, multipronged approach to innovation. By bringing together startups, entrepreneurs, corporations, and investors – all under one roof – SOSA has created an exclusive global network that bridges the gap between supply and demand of corporate innovation.

 

SOSA is solving a major challenge in the accelerated world as disruption is changing entire industries. By bringing together the increasingly massive number of different stakeholders dealing with innovation, SOSA facilitates business opportunities for all parties involved.

 

We are firm believers in the notion that great businesses are triggered by special sparks, which are, in turn, generated by unique personal interactions. These relationships are the foundation of our global SOSA community, comprised of over 5,000 startups and 150 multinational corporations and investors.

 

Founders

Jonathan Saacks

Jonathan Saacks

Jonnathan started his career in VC in 2000 at Gemini Israel and joined Genesis at the end of 2004. Before venture capital, Jonny worked as head of sales, marketing and distribution at UK-based Waterlogic. Jonny served in the Intelligence Corps of the Israeli Defense Forces and holds the rank of Lieutenant Colonel.

Rami Beracha

Rami Beracha

Rami Beracha is a Managing General Partner at Pitango. His investment focus is primarily in Internet & Mobile Play. He previously practiced law in New York at the corporate financing department of Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver and Jacobson.

Tal Barnoach

Tal Barnoach

Over the past 20 years Tal has acted as a co-founder and executive of companies such as S.E.A which went public in 1996, Orca Interactive (acquired by France Telecom),and BeInsync (acquired by Phoenix Technologies) . Tal founded Disruptive Technologies L.P in 2014 an early stage fund which focuses on Israeli related companies and technologies.

Chemi Peres

Chemi Peres

Chemi Peres is a Managing General Partner and Co-Founder of Pitango.In 1992, he founded the Mofet Israel Technology Fund, an Israeli venture capital fund publicly traded on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange. Prior to Mofet, Chemi held managerial positions at Decision Systems Israel. Chemi has served on the boards of several NASDAQ companies.

Barak Pridor

Barak Pridor

Jonny worked as head of sales, marketing and distribution at UK-based Waterlogic. Jonny served in the Intelligence Corps of the Israeli Defense Forces and holds the rank of Lieutenant Colonel.