Dan is the former Head of Business Affairs at Future Capital Partners in London which has made venture investments of over $13 billion. Prior to this, Dan was the head of the Australian legal team for Australia's largest renewable energy business, Infigen Energy (formerly a Babcock & Brown Wind Partners), a listed vehicle on the Australian Stock Exchange.
Dan's professional career has focused on investment and deal execution, specifically M&A activity (structuring, negotiating and de-risking), financing, green field project development and asset management. Dan also worked with Minter Ellison lawyers in their Finance Group.
Dan holds a Bachelor of Law and Bachelor of Commerce from the University of New South Wales.
Prior to OurCrowd, Audrey spent 20 years building brands for technology companies with leading global public relations firms like Porter Novelli and launched the US Israel Startup Nations Series to create partnerships and educate about the opportunities of investing in Israeli innovation.
Ilana Fletcher has twenty years of international experience as a Business Development and as a Strategic Sales Professional, with a focus on Israeli technology companies. Ilana moved to Israel from the Netherlands in 1997, and immediately started to work at DenX Ltd. (currently Image Navigation Ltd.), a developer of training methods for dental students. She subsequently was one of the first executives to be hired at IDT’s (NYSE:IDT) technology subsidiary in Jerusalem as the International Director of Sales and Business Development, where she was involved in managing the call center and technology development operations. From IDT, Ilana moved to Omek Interactive, a pioneer in gesture technology, as a Senior Director of Business Development and Client Relations. Shortly after Intel’s (NASD:INTC) acquisition of Omek, Ilana worked as the Senior Director of EMEA Sales for Time to Know Inc., a developer of K-12 educational content, and for the Israeli office of Spirent Communications PLC (LON:SPT). Ilana joined OurCrowd in 2016.
In all of Ilana’s roles, she has rapidly become the “go-to” person for client relations and business development efforts, particularly related to new customer leads, initial contact, deal definition, closing, and of course building and maintaining ongoing relationships. Her most salient skills include client-facing communications, negotiations, troubleshooting, and organization. Ilana also enjoys representing her company at international venues, which she has done in over thirty countries. Ilana is married and has three children. She is fluent in Hebrew and various European languages. In her free time Ilana loves to play basketball.
Eli Neusner is a senior investment management professional with extensive business development, marketing, communications, capital raising and investor relations experience. Over the course of his career, Eli has directly or indirectly raised more than $2 billion in capital from a combination of institutional and high net worth investors. Eli is currently a senior member of the investor relations team for OurCrowd and is responsible for expanding OurCrowd’s investor network and capital base in the Americas.
Previously, Eli was Managing Director of MIP Global, a Boston-based investment firm, where he led business development and investor relations for the firm’s asset management group. Prior to joining MIP Global, Eli was Managing Director and founder of The EastSide Group, an investor relations and marketing consulting firm that helped alternative fund managers and companies with their investor interactions, including capital raisings, investor presentations, and investor communications. Prior to starting The EastSide Group, Eli was a senior member of the financial communications practice of Fleishman-Hillard, one of the world’s leading public relations firms, where he guided several companies through IPOs, private placements, and other critical investor interactions. Prior to Fleishman-Hillard, Eli directed investment research and managed the company’s investor community at MetaMarkets.com, sponsor of the world’s first online mutual fund.
Eli has a BA from Columbia University and an MBA in Finance from Boston University and is fluent in Spanish.
Josh started his career in the clothing industry, helping run a family business with over 100 employees. Along with running day to day operations and working on digitizing the company, he sourced and negotiated terms for strategic angel investments to be brought under the company umbrella. After making Aliyah, he wanted to dive into the tech side of Israel, and worked for a fintech publication and focusing on covering cryptocurrencies and payments.
He is a graduate of Yeshiva University with a Degree in Management, loves snowboarding and playing Ice Hockey, and lives in Jerusalem with his wife and daughter.