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Prepare for a year of M&As in Israeli life sciences companies

Massive fund raising, significant growth in M&A deals and even a first Israeli biomed SPAC; Dr. Laurent Choppe, Managing Partner at Cukierman & Co. Life Sciences, explains the current trends

“To get the investors’ trust I need to be the best of the best”

Lisya Bahar Manoah, General Partner at Catalyst, shares with CTech where the fund is looking to invest and how a degree in industrial engineering helps in the boardroom

International streaming hits are proof that good

This drama starring Omar Sy is based on the classic French story of Arsène Lupin, a world-famous thief and master of disguise. (Netflix)

Study: Israeli unicorns reach $1 billion valuation in an average 6 years

According to a report by Catalyst Investments, the average time it takes for Israeli tech startups to become unicorns has decreased by half in the past decade

“Israel has more unicorns than all of Europe”

Investment banker Edouard Cukierman: If you’re a SPAC that needs an acquisition target, you look inIsrael.

Israelis partner with Emiratis to address critical food-security and agricultural needs

An online investment conference was driven by the objective of assisting the Gulf state in meeting one of its central challenges, which came to light even more so amid the

Why the UAE is looking to Israel to secure its food supplies

Myriad deals between the two countries run gamut from health-tech to diamonds, but food-tech and agri-tech are top priorities, investors agree.

Israeli tech’s successful first half is an illusion, travel constraints will stifle the sector, warns investment banker

Edouard Cukierman isn’t one to ring the alarm bells for no reason, but the current Covid-19 crisis in Israel and the belief by many people that Israeli tech is immune

Life after oil: UAE aiming to tap into Israeli tech to meet future challenges

Edouard Cukierman, managing partner at Catalyst Funds and thechairman of Cukierman & Co Investment House, is convinced therelations between Israel and the UAE have a very bright future

הפעם הקשר עם דובאי היה גלוי

אדוארד קוקירמן, יו”ר בית ההשקעות קוקירמן ושותף מנהל בקרן קטליסט, הגיע לביקור גלוי בדובאי

CCIIF Tel-Aviv. Meet-Up avec le Dr. Laurent Choppe de Cukierman & Co Life Sciences (27/08).

Chambre de Commerce Israël-France et IsraelValley . Participez au « CCIIF Meet-up Life Sciences». Thème : « La Health-Tech est le prochain moteur de la technologie israélienne». Jeudi 27 aout, conférence en français,  de 18h00 à

Israeli Peace Deal Coaxes UAE Investors Out of the Shadows – Bloomberg 19.08

When Tel Aviv-based financier Edouard Cukierman started his first fund in the late 1990s, some of the investors he signed up from the United Arab Emirates hid their identity behind


Edouard Cukierman of Cukierman & Co. and Catalyst sees potential in the mounting trade tensions between the U.S. and China, and thinks Israeli companies should steer clear of Chinese politics

החממה הטכנולוגית של אלביט חתמה על שיתוף פעולה עם בנק ההשקעות קוקרמן

 לפי ההסכם, קוקרמן יעניק תמיכה בשלבים הראשוניים של סטארט-אפים המשתייכים לחממה וילווה אותם בתהליכי גיוס הון, הערכת שווי, מאזנים, תוכנית עסקית ותכנון תקציבי

Incubit Ventures announces strategic partnership with Cukierman & Co. Investment House

Incubit Technology Ventures, the investment vehicle of Elbit Systems (Nasdaq: ESLT; TASE: ESLT) and a franchise of the IIA (Israel Innovation Authority), announces the signing of a strategic cooperation agreement

Matchmaking confab seeks to wed Israeli innovation to China’s great wallet

Beijing sees Tel Aviv as a hotbed of technology and Israelis see the Chinese as a font of cash, but some warn that the relationship is not necessarily one made

ביקוש גבוה להיי-טק ישראלי בסין

גו פור ישראל התקיים השבוע בעיר ג’ינאן, בצל מלחמת הסחר עם ארה”ב. קשרי ישראל וסין יתמקדו כעט בייצור מקומי זול – לצד עניין רב גם בתחומי החדשנות

Over 100 Israeli Companies Take Part In Annual Investor Conference in China

Representatives from over 100 Israeli startups and companies were in China this week for an annual conference gathering over 1,000 investors from across the country.

Shandong, Israel boost ties with conference

At the GoforIsrael China-Israel Investment Conference held in Jinan, capital city of East China’s Shandong province, Chinese and Israeli business leaders were passionate on future cooperation in various sectors, especially

Israeli firms fly out to woo China investors despite myriad of potential hazards

A trade war with the US and a host of other worries are not stopping some 100 companies from heading east, where they will be welcomed by a massive market

Despite trade war, Israeli innovators flock to China for investment conference

While trade war hostilities between the United States and China continue to drag on and even intensify, Israeli entrepreneurs are seemingly undeterred from seeking opportunities in the sleeping giant, which

מה יודעים המשקיעים הסינים על ערן זהבי ועל שופר שנשבר?

בעיר ג’ינאן שבמחוז שאנדונג בסין נערך אתמול כנס ההשקעות הבינלאומי ה-22 במספר. באורחים שהגיעו לכנס היו נציגים שונים של חברות סטארט-אפ ישראליות בתחומי ה-IT, מדעי החיים, טכנולוגיות מים, קלינטק, אגריטק,

“אני לא חושב שיהיה פיקוח על השקעות סיניות “

“פיקוח על יצוא לסין לא משרת את האינטרסים של מדינת ישראל. ההצלחה הכי גדולה של ממשלת ישראל טמונה באי התערבות שלה בשוק ההיי טק”, מסביר קוקירמן. “אם אתה מוציא את

מאות יזמים ישראלים יפגשו משקיעים סינים במחוז שאנדונג

מחוז שאנדונג, אחד הפרובינציות המשגשגות ביותר בסין, יארח את ועידת ההשקעות של סין-ישראל ביוזמת GoforIsrael . ג’ינאן, בירת המחוז, תארח את הכנס בהשתתפות 100 חברות היי-טק ישראליות ו – 1,000


“I know that Israel is very strong in green technology, so we feel that it would be beneficial to introduce Israeli technology into this sector.”


The conference will bring together leading Israeli companies in the fields of medtech, biotech, pharmaceuticals, diagnostics and digital health.

Cukierman & Co. Investment House’s Managing Director and Head of China, Benjamin Peng Speaks at APMAC Forum

Cukierman & Co. Investment House (CIH) is one of the founding members of APMAC (Asia Pacific M&A Council). Benjamin Peng, Managing Director and Head of China at CIH was invited

Six Investment Trends That Will Shape Israeli Tech in 2019

From European recovery to changes in emerging markets, these are the trends that will affect Israeli tech in the upcoming year, according to Haggai Ravid, CEO of Israeli investment house

November 26th, 2019 in Paris – Edouard Cukierman will present Israel Valley

On November 26th at 6pm in Paris, Edouard Cukierman will present the new edition of the book "IsraelValley" (from 6pm to 7.30pm). This exceptional meeting (bilingual) is open by prior

Start-Up Nation: Sharing Israel’s success story

Chinese version of book ‘Israel Valley’ has sold more than 50,000 copies

“למצב את ישראל כמעצמה טכנולוגית”: כיצד ההייטק יביא לפה תיירות?

אדי קוקירמן רותם את התפתחותה של ישראל כדי להסיט הצידה את הדיון הגיאופוליטי ולמשוך תיירים לארץ: “לא מסתיר את זה שאני משרת במילואים. הצבא תורם להצלחה”

Israeli Policymakers Divided Over Response to U.S. Tax Policy

In the past five years, Chinese investors have accounted for some $15 billion of the approximately $25 billion invested in Israeli technology, said Edouard Cukierman, chairman of Cukierman & Co.

“באירופה חוששים מהמצב כאן, בסין יש לנו תדמית מדהימה”

הצורך של השוק הסיני בטכנולוגיה מתקדמת מייצר הזדמנויות לחברות ישראליות – כך אומר אדוארד קוקירמן, המנהל את קרן קטליסט המשקיעה בחברות מישראל  “הישראלים יודעים שמקבלים שם שטיח אדום – סין

Is the Israeli hi-tech sector losing ground? Haggai Ravid, CEO Cukierman & Co.

This year, we are expecting many Chinese and international investors to participate in the annual GoforIsrael Investment Conference, which will be held on March 5, 2018, at the Hilton Hotel

After quiet 2017, Chinese investors seen resuming Israeli tech shopping spree

Low interest rates, Mobileye, Chinese curbs on investment and US tax reform impacted the local tech world this year

CIH 2018 predictions by CEO, Haggai Ravid

From Chinese Reforms to European Instability, 2018 Bodes Well for Israeli Tech

Chinese investors flock to Israel for unlikely reasons – Edouard Cukierman Jpost

China is becoming an increasingly attractive market for Israeli start-ups seeking to raise funds, and it may soon overtake the US as its number one investor due to political and

US politicians, European technicians stream toward Israeli-run water technology

“We are bringing together the heartland of America with the Holy Land, we are bringing both the Mideast and the Midwest together.”

Swiss Re Bets AI Can Help Workers Cope with Complexity of Reinsurance – CIO Journal copy

The company’s 100 data scientists and AI experts are building software that can read documents on their own

GreenMedSummit – Technological bridge between Israel and Italy

Rome (askanews) – Building a technological bridge between small and medium-sized Italian companies and the innovative companies of Israel, which is called the “start up Nation” for the quantity and

2017 China Shenzhen International Bio Valley Investment Promotion Conference held in Tel Aviv

“Over the past five years we have been committed to investing in core investment banking and private equity,” said Edouard Cukierman, Chairman and Founder of the Cukierman Investment Group in

הוועידה הכלכלית השנתית

הכנס השנתי ה-10 למיזוגים ורכישות הכנס ה- 8 לניהול סיכונים הוועידה הכלכלית השנתית 2017 | 18.07.17 דייויד אינטרקונטיננטל ת”א | מעל 7500 משתתפים במקביל לכנס מיזוגים ורכישות יתקיים הכנס ה-8

Save the Date! September 13-14, 2017 – GREENMEDSUMMIT

Save the Date! September 13-14, 2017 The GreenMedSummit is conceived as one of the main events of WATEC Israel, a business conference that gathers over 10,000 Green Companies from all

DataForHealth 17-18 of May, 2017

  DataForHealth 2017 will take place on the 17-18 of May, 2017 in Antwerp to showcase 30 high-quality European companies who are building technologies that are driving digital disruption in

Another great exit for Catalyst. Catalyst is proud to have been the only Israeli VC to have invested in Mobileye as early as 2011.

Written by Edouard Cukierman, Chairman of Cukierman & Co. Investment House and Managing Partner of Catalyst CEL, the first Israel-China Fund for the Jerusalem Post.

Mobileye tops list of auto tech exits

Jerusalem-based maker of driver assistance and autonomous car systems tops CB Insights ranking for VC-backed auto tech exits in 2012- 16

GoforIsrael Press release in Dongxi Douban China (In English)

22nd August  2016 GoforIsrael Press release in Dongxi Douban China in English

GoforIsrael Press release in Dongxi Douban China

22nd August  2016GoforIsrael Press release in Dongxi Douban China

GoforIsrael Press release in China

22nd August  2016 GoforIsrael Press release in China

GoforIsrael Press release 05325.net China

22nd August  2016 GoforIsrael Press release 05325.net China

GoforIsrael in CCSTOCK China

22nd August  2016 GoforIsrael in CCSTOCK China

China-Israel Technology Investment Conference

15th August  2016China-Israel Technology Investment Conference GoforIsrael Set for Debut in China

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