About Us

Founded in 1993, Cukierman & Co. Investment House Ltd. is the leading Israeli investment house, providing a full array of services including M&A, Private Placements, Public Offerings, Family Office and Consulting Services to Israeli, European and Asian clients.

Our Story

Leading Israeli Corporate Finance Investment House

With over USD $10.2B in completed transactions value, we have one of the largest Corporate Finance teams in Israel with dedicated experts in the Life Sciences, High Tech, Climate Tech and Real Estate industries.

Our Private Equity activities are managed by Catalyst Funds, which rank among the best performing Israeli private equity funds since 1999.

In 2023, Cukierman & Co. celebrates its 30th anniversary, the final closing of Catalyst IV, and the launch of Catalyst Investors’ Club, a crowdfunding platform that provides accredited investors with access to unique deal flow, currently available only to venture capital community.

Corporate
Finance

  • Mergers & Aquisitions
  • Private Placements
  • Initial Public Offerings

Catalyst Private Equity Funds

  • Investment in Israeli Mature Technology Companies
  • Investors’ Club Deal Platform

Wealth Management & Investor Events

  • Family Office
  • GoforIsrael Conferences

Corporate
Finance

  • Mergers & Aquisitions
  • Private Placements
  • Initial Public Offerings

Catalyst Private Equity Funds

  • Investment in Israeli Mature Technology Companies
  • Investors’ Club Deal Platform

Wealth Management & Investor Events

  • Family Office
  • GoforIsrael Conferences

Cukierman & Co.

The Power of INNOVATION for more than 30 years

Cukierman & Co. successfully initiated, pioneered and closed transactions to be the first to:

IPO of both a VC Fund & an Israeli company in Europe in 1997: ASTRA

IPO of a non-German company in Germany (Neuer Market) in 1999: Wizcom

IPO in Europe distributed through the internet in 1999: OTI

European tranche of a Nasdaq listing for an Israeli company (Nasdaq) in 1999: Optibase

Dual listing of a company in Israel and in Europe (TASE; Neuer Market) in 2000: Electronics Line

Index of Israeli companies traded in Europe in 2000: Cukierman 15 (Globes Daily Newspaper)

Industrial operation for an Israeli Group in Switzerland in 2002: Lamina Technologies

European mutual fund distributed by an Israeli Bank (Bank Hapoalim) in 2002: Cukierman Europe

Israeli Investment Bank to complete a major German insolvency case in 2003: Eurobike AG (€650M)

IPO of an Israeli company in the UK (Main List) in 2004: Visonic

IPO of an Israeli/Mongolian company in the UK (Main List) in 2005: Metal Tech

Sizeable transaction between French and Israeli groups in 2005: Klepierre & Elbit (€773M)

IPO of a Croatian company on the AIM in 2006: Cubus

Hungarian company traded on the Nasdaq, exclusive advisor for M&A in 2006: Euroweb

Israeli listing sponsor on NYSE Euronext in 2007

Israeli VC (Catalyst) investing in Mobileye, the largest Israeli IPO on Nasdaq and first M&A in 2011

International Business Conference Organizer in Israel and China from 2012: GoforIsrael

Israeli CEL fund with a GP partner based in China in 2014: China Everbright Limited

Israeli Investment House to open offices in China in 2015: Cukierman Shanghai

Israeli IPO on the Nasdaq with a majority of Chinese investors in 2015: Check-Cap

Shareholders in Tufin, 50% backed by Catalyst. The company went public on NYSE in 2019: TUFN

Investment conference between Israel & the UAE in 2021

Investment by a Kuwaiti investor in an Israeli AgriTech Company in 2021

European M&A transaction in terms of size, led by an Israeli firm: Mestex acquired by Gruenenthal

Israeli fund in terms of IPO ratio, 4 out of 8 portfolio companies of Catalyst CEL went public in the US

Online investing platform that leverages Investment Banking, Private Equity and conferences: Catalyst Investors’ Club in 2023

Meet Our Team

Edouard Cukierman

Edouard Cukierman

Founding & Managing Partner

Cukierman & Co. Investment House & Catalyst Fund

Luc Muller

Luc Muller

Vice Chairman & Senior Partner

Cukierman & Co. Catalyst Fund

Greg Wolf

Greg Wolf

CEO

Cukierman & Co. Investment House 

Yair Shamir

Yair Shamir

Founding Partner

Catalyst Fund

Boaz Harel

Boaz Harel

Senior Partner

Catalyst Fund

Lisya Bahar Manoah

Lisya Bahar Manoah

Senior Partner

Catalyst Fund

Daniel Elfen

Daniel Elfen

Senior Partner

Catalyst Fund

Roger Cukierman

Roger Cukierman

Board Member

Cukierman & Co. Investment House & Catalyst Fund

Shiran Mauda

Shiran Mauda

Chief Financial Officer

Cukierman & Co. Investment House Ltd. & Catalyst Fund

Dr. Laurent Choppe

Dr. Laurent Choppe

Managing Partner

Cukierman & Co. Life Sciences & Switzerland 

Motti Kushnir

Motti Kushnir

Managing Partner

Cukierman & Co. High Tech

Guy Daniel Avner

Guy Daniel Avner

Managing Partner

Cukierman & Co. Real Estate Ltd.

Uri Shaham

Uri Shaham

Managing Partner

Cukierman & Co. Aerospace & Defense Maritime

Joe Kronfli

Joe Kronfli

Managing Partner

Cukierman & Co. IT Services

Fiona Choppe Magal

Fiona Choppe Magal

Managing Partner

Cukierman & Co. Foodtech & Agritech

Efrat Pan

Efrat Pan

Managing Partner

Cukierman & Co. Munich

Agamemnon Koliatsos

Agamemnon Koliatsos

Managing Partner

Cukierman & Co. Athens

Paolo Sabbadini

Paolo Sabbadini

Managing Partner

Cukierman & Co. Milan

Felipe Holzhacker Alves

Felipe Holzhacker Alves

Managing Partner

Catalyst Fund São Paulo

Jason Tay

Jason Tay

Managing Partner

Cukierman & Co. Singapore

Alon Atsmon

Alon Atsmon

Managing Partner

Cukierman & Co. New Mobility

Shengyan Fan

Shengyan Fan

Managing Director

Catalyst CEL Fund

John Chan

John Chan

Managing Director

Catalyst CEL Fund

Aron Pacifici

Aron Pacifici

Marketing Manager

Cukierman & Co. Investment House & GoforIsrael Conference

Jean Maurice Hagiage

Jean Maurice Hagiage

Partner

Cukierman & Co. Milan

Dr. Alexandra Vallon-Eberhard, PhD, MBA

Dr. Alexandra Vallon-Eberhard, PhD, MBA

Partner

Cukierman & Co. Life Sciences

Laurence Blazianu, BBA

Laurence Blazianu, BBA

Partner

Cukierman & Co. Life Sciences

Shy S. Zyman, MBA

Shy S. Zyman, MBA

Partner

Cukierman & Co. Life Sciences

Arnaud Rodrigue, PhD

Arnaud Rodrigue, PhD

Partner

Cukierman & Co. Life Sciences

Michael Coen

Michael Coen

Partner

Cukierman & Co. High Tech

Daniel Cohen, Bsc., MBA

Daniel Cohen, Bsc., MBA

Partner

Cukierman & Co. Life Sciences

Ariel Anati

Ariel Anati

Partner

Catalyst Fund

Eva Wimmers

Eva Wimmers

Senior Advisor

Cukierman & Co. IT Services

Sean Muirhead

Sean Muirhead

Senior Advisor

Cukierman & Co. Cyber Security & United Kingdom

Avi Mizrahi

Avi Mizrahi

Advisory Board Member

Cukierman & Co. High Tech

Maor Lutinger

Maor Lutinger

Finance Director

Catalyst Investors’ Club

Aviv Mizrahi

Aviv Mizrahi

Product Director

Catalyst Investors’ Club

Tom Rozenvasser

Tom Rozenvasser

Marketing Director

Catalyst Investors’ Club

Yael Rubinson

Yael Rubinson

Content Manager

Catalyst Investors’ Club

Michael Cukierman

Michael Cukierman

Business Operations

Catalyst Investors’ Club

Pola Cejko

Pola Cejko

Vice President

Cukierman & Co. Investment House & Cukierman & Co. High Tech

Sephora Sackmann, Msc.

Sephora Sackmann, Msc.

Vice President

Cukierman & Co. Life Sciences

Eric Choi

Eric Choi

Vice President

Catalyst CEL Fund

Ronald Lai

Ronald Lai

Vice President

Catalyst CEL Fund

Julia Solomon, Bsc

Julia Solomon, Bsc

Associate

Cukierman & Co. Life Sciences

Dror Dragucki

Dror Dragucki

Investment Associate

Catalyst Fund

Sandro Tan

Sandro Tan

Associate

Catalyst CEL Fund

Ariel Zycer

Ariel Zycer

Analyst

Cukierman & Co. High Tech

Cherry Tang

Cherry Tang

Analyst

Catalyst CEL Fund

Disi Wei

Disi Wei

Analyst

Catalyst CEL Fund

Vered Zelekha Breitel

Vered Zelekha Breitel

Executive Assistant

Catalyst Fund

Jill Schmirer

Jill Schmirer

Executive Assistant

Cukierman & Co. Investment House & Catalyst Fund

Amit Guelmann

Amit Guelmann

Office Manager

Cukierman & Co. Investment House