Catalyst Investments is an Israel-based Private Equity multi-fund firm with unparalleled access to Israeli deal flow and widereaching operational, financial and sector expertise. Since 1999, Catalyst Investments has managed 4 top-performing hightech funds with a high ratio of potential unicorn portfolio companies in Israel.

With over $450M under management, Catalyst supports the long-term growth of innovative Israeli companies within global markets. Catalyst offers unique added-value advice to portfolio companies, and the partners take an active role and leverage their significant business networks.

Catalyst focuses on leading disruptive technology companies and was the only Israeli VC to invest in Mobileye, which was acquired by Intel in 2017 for $15.3 billion, a record-breaking exit for an Israeli company. Other notable investments include Tufin Technologies, a market leader in cybersecurity where Catalyst was the largest shareholder and which began trading on the NYSE in 2019, SatixFy and Taboola, the largest Israeli AdTech firm, which went public in June 2021.

Catalyst Investments

Driving Global Growth

Henricus Bunting (1545 – 1606) Map of the World as a cloverleaf, with Jerusalem as its center from his book “Itinarium Sacrae Scripture”, Helmstadt, 1585

This version of the map was acquired by Cukierman & Co. for the 30th anniversary.

Catalyst
Funds

Catalyst CEL Fund

The Catalyst CEL Israel-China Fund primarily targets mid-to-late-stage companies with proven innovation and a growth strategy oriented towards expansion into emerging markets. The Fund was established in partnership with China Everbright Limited (165:HK), and this strategic cooperation allows the Fund to support the growth of Israeli companies in Greater China.

The Fund had its first closing in March 2014 and reached its final closing in December 2015 with $151M in committed capital. To date the Fund has made investments into 8 portfolio companies – Lamina Technologies, X-Jet, SatixFy, Taboola, Eloxx, Arbe Robotics, Raziel Therapeutics, and Lutris Pharma: 4 out of 8 of the portfolio companies went public in the US.

Catalyst Fund IV

The Catalyst IV Fund L.P. invests in mid-to-late-stage Israeli-related companies with proven innovative technologies and processes. The Fund will make both primary investments and direct secondary transactions, purchasing positions from existing shareholders seeking liquidity.

Catalyst IV will focus on investments in mature companies that are raising the last round of funding before exit and are category leaders in various technology sectors including: enterprise SaaS, cybersecurity, smart mobility, fintech, Agri Tech, Food Tech, energy, life sciences, and others.

Additionally, Catalyst IV offers co-investment opportunities as an integral part of its strategy, providing LPs unique access to deal flow and the ability to become direct shareholders in portfolio companies.

*Yair Shamir was elected Parliament Member and served as Minister of Agriculture of the State of Israel in the 19th Knesset from 2013 until 2015.

Selected portfolio companies included

Catalyst Team in Israel

Edouard Cukierman

Edouard Cukierman

Managing Partner

Catalyst Team

Yair Shamir

Yair Shamir

Founding Partner

Catalyst Fund

Boaz Harel

Boaz Harel

Senior Partner

Catalyst Fund

Luc Muller

Luc Muller

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

Felipe Holzhacker Alves

Felipe Holzhacker Alves

Managing Partner

Catalyst Fund São Paulo

Ariel Anati

Ariel Anati

Partner

Caleb Rubinson

Caleb Rubinson

Partner

Dror Dragucki

Dror Dragucki

Investment Associate

Jill Schmirer

Jill Schmirer

Executive Assistant

Vered Zelekha

Vered Zelekha

Executive Assistant

Catalyst CEL Team in Hong Kong

Shengyan Fan

Shengyan Fan

Managing Director

John Chan

John Chan

Managing Director

Eric Choi

Eric Choi

Vice President

Ronald Lai

Ronald Lai

Vice Presindent

Sandro Tan

Sandro Tan

Associate

Catalyst CEL Fund

Cherry Tang

Cherry Tang

Analyst

Catalyst CEL Fund

Disi Wei

Disi Wei

Analyst

Catalyst CEL Fund

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Yair Shamir

Yair Shamir

Managing Partner

Lisya Bahar Manoah

Lisya Bahar Manoah

Senior Partner

Ariel Anati

Ariel Anati

Partner

Selected clients and Investors

Catalyst Investors’ Club

Established in December 2022, Catalyst Investors’ Club (CIC) is a global technology startup in the investment market. CIC uses state-of-the-art platform to democratize & enable accredited investors to access investment opportunities in mid-market companies that today are only available to the venture capital community.

The CIC team consists of entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, technology experts and geeks with decades of combined experience building businesses, raising capital, and investing in Israeli and global start-ups.

CIC works closely with Catalyst Investments as well as Cukierman & Co. to provide CIC members and investors with access to unparalleled deal flow.

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Ofer Carmel

Ofer Carmel

CEO

Catalyst Investors’ Club

Daniel Elfen

Daniel Elfen

VP Business Operations

Catalyst Investors’ Club

Maor Lutinger

Maor Lutinger

Finance Director

Catalyst Investors’ Club

Gil Rabbi

Gil Rabbi

Technology Partner

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

Aron Pacifici

Aron Pacifici

Marketing Manager

Catalyst Investors’ Club

Michael Cukierman

Michael Cukierman

Business Operations

Catalyst Investors’ Club