Viola is a venture capital firm based in Israel, established in 2000. The firm's mission is to enable Israeli entrepreneurs to build global technology companies.It provides value-added services beyond funding, including access to both a global network and a global technology investors ecosystem, data, insights, and best practices, and a community of entrepreneurs and executives.Viola Ventures is backed by leading global institutional investors and has supported more than 200 technology companies to date. Its portfolio companies include Guesty, Bizzabo, Redis, and Lightricks. It focuses on early-to-growth stage companies in Israel. The number of exits is not disclosed. Viola's diverse and experienced investment team includes partners, general partners, principals, associates, and analysts who have different roles and responsibilities within the firm.Some of the key members of the team include Yael Alroy, a partner at Viola Ventures; Itzik Avidor, a partner and CFO of the Viola Group and Viola Ventures; Eliran Azar, a principal at Viola Credit; Harel Beit-On, the founder and general partner at Viola Growth; Omry Ben David, a general partner at Viola Ventures; Kyle Blank, a principal at Viola Credit; Rafi Carmeli, a general partner at Viola Growth; and Shlomo Dovrat, a co-founder and general partner at Viola Ventures.The team also has different investment arms such as Viola Ventures, Viola Credit, Viola Growth, and Viola Fintech, which operate independently but share access to value-added services and professionals. Viola focuses on investing in a variety of technology-related sectors, including AI, Automotive, Biotech & Medical, CleanTech & AgriTech, Cybersecurity, Data Center Infrastructure & Communications, Drones, Enterprise Software, FinTech, Industrial & General Technology, InsurTech, Real Estate, Retail, Semiconductors, Services, Software & Cloud, TravelTech, and Web Mobile & Media.The company has five main funds that it invests via: Viola Growth – a technology growth capital fund that focuses on investing in Israeli-related global technology companies at their expansion phase; Viola Ventures – a venture capital fund that focuses on early-stage tech investments; Viola Partners – an exclusive investment fund tailored for private investors, family offices, and foundations; Viola Credit – a private credit fund that offers multi-strategy credit products to companies in their growth stage; and Viola Fintech – a cross-stage venture fund that invests in global FinTech companies alongside leading venture investors.