Assaf Harel General Partner

Assaf Harel is a partner with IGP since inception. Assaf has over 15 years of experience in tech-focused private equity investments and leadership roles in high-tech companies. Prior to joining IGP, Assaf served as the CEO of Sentigo Technologies, and as a Principal with Viola Growth and SCP Private Equity Partners.

Assaf’s global investment experience includes Growth Equity, Venture Capital, Buyouts, M&A, PIPE and Special situations. Earlier in his career, Assaf served as a Director of Business Development with HyperRoll (acquired by Oracle) and held R&D leadership roles with EDSL Networks (acquired by Orckit) and RADVision (IPO, acquired by Avaya).

Assaf holds an MBA in Finance from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, a B.A in Computer Science and B.A. in Management both from Tel Aviv University. Prior to that, Assaf served for 6 years as officer in the Israeli Air Force.


Invest in big stories
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Under-promise and over-deliver
Failure is not an option

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Kitesurfing, mountain hiking and open-sea swimming


Problem solving and supporting winning teams


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