Viola Ventures

Business Overview

DESCRIPTION

Viola Ventures is committed to investing in startups and empowering them to become global category leaders. With over $1B managed across five funds, Viola Ventures is led by a team of 6 investment partners dedicated solely to early-stage tech investments (seed, A and B).

With a 20-year legacy in Israel’s vibrant technology ecosystem, Viola Ventures is known for repeatedly backing global tech companies and unicorns, such as ironSource, Payoneer, Lightricks, Redis Labs, and Outbrain. The fund holds a substantial share of Israel’s significant exits, including Actimize, RedBend, ECI, Samanage, Perfecto, Tapingo, and more.

Viola Ventures invests in exceptional teams with a strong focus on AI technologies looking to transform traditional markets, the semiconductors and deeptech industries, and consumer facing products.

We invest across a number of key market segments including Enterprise Infrastructure & Applications, FinTech, Frontier & Deep Technologies (automotive, IOT, AR/VR, drones), Robotics and Consumer Services.

COMMITTED CAPITAL
$1,000,000,000
CHEQUE SIZE
Min: $2M
Max: $30M
TOTAL FUNDS RAISED
5
INVESTOR TYPE
Venture Capital

Active Investment Portfolio

Startup

Operating Status

Offering Type

Business Model

Total Funding

AI Employees

Verbit
Active
Software
B2B
$65 M
5
Immunai
Active
Software
B2B
$20 M
5
Pliops
Active
Hardware, Software
B2B
$40 M
4
proteanTecs
Active
B2B
$50 M
Mov.ai
Active
Hardware, Software
$3.5 M
4
Pagaya Investments
Active
Software
B2B
$117.3 M
3
VayaVision
Active
Hardware, Software
B2B
$10.8 M
2
LendBuzz Funding
Active
Software
B2C
$180 M
Syte
Active
Software
B2B, B2B2C
$31.6 M
2
Deep.it
Active
B2B
Planck
Active
Software
B2C
$12 M
5
Taranis
Active
Hardware, Software
B2B
$29.6 M
4
Parallel M
Acquired
Software
B2B
Credifi
Active
Software
B2C
$29 M
3
Cooladata
Acquired
Software
B2B
$13 M
1
Lightricks
Active
Software
$205 M
6
Seebo
Active
Software
B2B
$22 M
5
Origami Logic
Acquired
Software
B2B
$64.5 M
1
Dynamic Yield
Acquired
Software
B2B
$83.3 M
4
Juganu
Active
Hardware, Software
B2B, B2G
$41 M
6
Personetics
Active
Software
B2B2C
$18 M
6
Cyberint
Active
Software
B2B
$28 M
1
Pyramid Analytics
Active
Software
B2B
$41.5 M
Tonara
Active
Software
B2C
$9.8 M
2
SimilarWeb
Active
Software
B2B
$112 M
22
Delver
Acquired
Software
B2B
$4 M
PandoLogic
Active
Software
B2B, B2C
$22.7 M
2
EverCompliant
Active
Software
B2B
$13 M
6
Outbrain
Merged
Software
B2B
$194 M
19
Kontera
Acquired
Software
B2B
$15.5 M
Earnix
Active
Software
B2B
$23.5 M
10
Eglue
Acquired
Software
B2B
$27 M

Exited Investment Portfolio

Startup

Operating Status

Offering Type

Business Model

Total Funding

AI Employees

Parallel M
Acquired
Software
B2B
Cooladata
Acquired
Software
B2B
$13 M
1
Origami Logic
Acquired
Software
B2B
$64.5 M
1
Dynamic Yield
Acquired
Software
B2B
$83.3 M
4
Delver
Acquired
Software
B2B
$4 M
Kontera
Acquired
Software
B2B
$15.5 M
Eglue
Acquired
Software
B2B
$27 M

Investment Rounds History

Startup

Date Announced

Amount Raised

Funding Round

May 2020
$20 million
Seed
April 2020
$18 million
Series C
January 2020
$31 million
Series B
September 2019
$21.5 million
Series B
July 2019
$130 million
Debt
July 2019
$23 million
Series B
April 2019
$25 million
Series C
April 2019
$35 million
Series B
January 2019
$25 million
Series A
January 2019
$30 million
Series B
November 2018
$20 million
Series B
October 2018
$8 million
Seed
August 2018
$3 million
Seed
August 2018
$33 million
Series D
July 2018
$12 million
Series A
May 2018
$30 million
Debt
May 2018
$18 million
Series B
March 2018
Series C
January 2018
$15.2 million
Series D
November 2017
$8 million
Series B
October 2017
$10 million
Series A
July 2017
$15 million
Series A
July 2017
$47 million
Series F
February 2017
$13 million
Series C
January 2017
$2 million
Series A
December 2016
$9.5 million
Series B
July 2016
$5.6 million
Series B
May 2016
$1.3 million
Seed
January 2016
$8.5 million
Series A
October 2015
$30 million
Series B
August 2015
$10 million
Series A
May 2015
$3.5 million
Series A
April 2015
$5 million
Series B
April 2015
$8 million
Series B
March 2015
Seed
January 2015
$8 million
Series D
October 2013
$7.4 million
Series A
October 2013
$35 million
Series E
July 2013
$7 million
Series C
June 2013
$11.5 million
Series B
July 2012
$4 million
Series A
December 2011
$35 million
Series D
May 2011
$6.5 million
Series A
February 2011
$11 million
Series C
November 2010
$4.7 million
Series B
July 2009
$15.5 million
Series C
February 2009
$12 million
Series B
September 2008
$3 million
Debt
October 2007
$5 million
Debt

Funds Raised

Date Announced

Fund Number

Amount Raised

-
1
$171M
-
2
$202M
-
3
$235M
-
4
$194M
-
5
$223M

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CONTACT

12 Abba Eban Avenue Ackerstein Towers Bldg. D 4672530 Herzliya Israel [email protected]