Investing Profile

Gil Canaani(78)

Photo of Gil Canaani, Investor at Hearst Ventures
Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management Network
Kauffman Fellows Network
Canaan Partners Network
Hearst Ventures Investor
$2.0M - $10.0M
CompanyStageDateRound SizeTotal Raised
Seed RoundApr 2016$1.5M
Co-investors: Yaron Kniajer (IDC Elevator), Ariel Arrieta (NXTP Labs), Daniel Recanati (Rhodium), Ron Zuckerman, Rajesh Sawhney, Oded Hermoni
Correlated with Hearst's core data assets, we are interested in any smart data plays, i.e transportation data, real estate data. We are also looking at enterprise software productivity tools and other vertical solutions - "smart users of AI", Real Estate / Prop tech, service marketplaces etc.
AdTech, semiconductors.
GM Hearst Ventures Israel Hearst Ventures2016 - Present
Partner 2B Angels2015 - 2016
Managing Director YVCF - Young VC Forum2012 - 2016
Principal Canaan Partners Israel2014 - 2015
Kauffman Fellow Kauffman Fellows2012 - 2014
Associate Canaan Partners2011 - 2014
VP Business Development, Co-Founder TravelWhisper2009 - 2011
Intern Kellogg Venture Lab Program MK Capital2008 - 2008
Intern Marketing Strategy American Well2008 - 2008
Project Manager, Martketing Department AudioCodes2005 - 2007
Software Engineer AudioCodes2002 - 2005
Quality Assurance Engineer AudioCodes2000 - 2002
Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management MBA
Kauffman Fellows
The Academic College of Tel-Aviv, Yaffo B.A.