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Jerusalem Venture Partners (JVP)

Investor type Private Equity Firm
Founders Erel Margalit


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Total investments 234
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 115
Rounds per year 8.07
Lead investments 39
Follow on index
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Exits 51
Key employees 13
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture
Private Equity

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • Enterprise Software
  • Mobile
  • Internet
  • Information Technology

Jerusalem Venture Partners (JVP) appeared to be the VC, which was created in 1993. The main office of represented VC is situated in the Jerusalem. The company was established in Asia in Israel.

Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 4-5 years to receive the investment from the fund. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Qlik Technologies, CyOptics, Quali. For fund there is no match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States. Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are Security, Enterprise Software. The fund has no exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. In case when startup counts 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to get the investment is meager.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 3-4 partakers. Despite the Jerusalem Venture Partners (JVP), startups are often financed by Gemini Israel Ventures, Bessemer Venture Partners, Sprout Group. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are OurCrowd, Sprout Group, Oak Investment Partners. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Bessemer Venture Partners, Battery Ventures, Intel Capital.

Opposing the other organizations, this Jerusalem Venture Partners (JVP) works on 10 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments. The increased amount of exits for fund were in 2007. The fund is constantly included in 7-12 investment rounds annually. The real fund results show that this VC is 16 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other companies. The top activity for fund was in 2004. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. When the investment is from Jerusalem Venture Partners (JVP) the average startup value is 50-100 millions dollars. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars.

The fund was created by Erel Margalit. We also calculated 13 valuable employees in our database.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Akeyless - The Secrets Management Company

Cloud Security
Cyber Security
$65M16 Nov 2022 Tel Aviv-Yafo, Tel Aviv District, Israel


Life Science
Organic Food
$10M07 Sep 2022 Qiryat Shmona, HaZafon, Israel


Business/Productivity Software
Data Integration
Electronic Equipment and Instruments
Media and Information Services (B2B)
Other Agriculture
$18M10 May 2022 Calais, Hauts-de-France, France

Pyramid Analytics

Business Information Systems
Business Intelligence
Enterprise Software
$120M08 May 2022 Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands

Source Defense

Cyber Security
$27M26 Apr 2022 Beersheba, South District, Israel


Cloud Computing
Cloud Data Services
Cyber Security
Information Technology
Network Security
$60M05 Apr 2022 Tel Aviv-Yafo, Tel Aviv District, Israel


Cloud Security
Cyber Security
Enterprise Software
$24M09 Feb 2022 Jerusalem, Jerusalem District, Israel

Greeneye Technology

Artificial Intelligence
Big Data
Internet of Things
$22M16 Dec 2021 Tel Aviv-Yafo, Tel Aviv District, Israel


Enterprise Software
Information Technology
$100M10 Nov 2021 San Jose, California, United States
Rezilion Raises $30M in Series A Funding

– Rezilion provides security automation software for DevOps.
– The company raised $30m in Series A funding.
– The round was led by Guggenheim Investments with participation from JVP and Kindred Capital.
– The new investment will be used to scale the company’s go-to-market approach, partnering with other DevSecOps solution providers as well as growing operations to expand its customer base across the US and Europe, and develop the product to further close the gap between security and engineering.

Inshur Raises $35M in Total Funding

– Inshur is a global commercial insurance tech company.
– Series B funding of $35m was led by JVP alongside existing investors Viola Fintech and MTech Capital.
– The company intends to use the funds to accelerate global growth plans, enabling it to invest in technology, recruit people, and bring new Insurtech products to market.


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