Chanan Schneider has vast experience as a CEO of start up companies that were funded by the IIA and by international investors. These companies includes - PerSimiO, NitiLoop and Beta-O2. Chanan’s other areas of expertise are as an investor in start up companies and as a general managing partner at Agate VC, a $66M venture Capital fund, and investment vehicles such as Discount Capital and Horizon Fund. He also has acted as the chairman of the board of an Israeli underwriter which makes him very familiar in the capital markets in Israel and abroad.