They say that the whole is greater than the sum of its parts.
Meet our team:

Yossi Moldawsky | Duby Lachovitz | Arale CohenMaya Bar-On
Ella Nadav Ayelet Harel | Eden Halevi | Advisory Board |


Yossi Moldawsky Co-Founder & Active Chairman

Co-owner of the Moldawsky Group, Yossi has over 15 years of experience in start-up investments as head of the high-tech division in the group. As part of his duties, Yossi co-founded Samurai Ventures, Plus Ventures and Explore.Dream.Discover.
Yossi holds an LLB from Bar-Ilan University; an MBA from the Technion and is a lecturer on Entrepreneurship at academic institutions, formerly residing as Chief Mentor in StarTau, Tel-Aviv University's Entrepreneurship Center.

Furthermore, Yossi is a member of IATI Board of Directors, representing the Israeli tech Incubators.

Yossi also took part as a panel member in the TV show “Hakrishim” (Israel’s “Dragons’ Den”).
To spice things up, Yossi is the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Israel’s Let the Animals Live Association and former owner and Chairman of Hapoel Ramat Hasharon Football Club.

 

 


 

Duby Lachovitz Co-Founder & CEO

Duby likes to give new meaning to the term “going far”. Not only does he run marathons for fun, he has been part of the Moldawsky Group for the last 16 years where he has held a variety of executive positions and helped establish and manage new ventures. He is also a co-founder of Plus Ventures and Explore.Dream.Discover and serves as a board member in most of their portfolio companies. Duby is the former CEO of a publicly traded company and holds an LLB from the University of Kent. These days, Duby serves as Vice Chairman of the Israel Early Stage Investors association, and aside from work, Duby is also a proud father of four.

 

  




Arale Cohen
Portfolio Support 

Over the last decade, Arale has gained substantial experience in the high-tech industry, mainly in telecommunication and Internet fields. His experience includes working in start-ups as well as large companies, such as Microsoft, where he served as the VP of Marketing and Business Development for MSN Israel. Since 2009 Arale has acted as CEO of 2B Angels, an investment company specializing in technology venture capital investments. He is also founder and chairman of Head Hunter Executive Search, which specializes in C level and start-up recruitments. Arale is the former chairman of the Hebrew University Student Union, as well as chairman of Issta, a public company traded at  TASE. His long and successful career has gone hand in hand with his love of long distance running.


Maya Bar-On Legal Adviser

 

Maya brings her extensive experience in advising start-ups as well as VC’s, on both legal and business aspects. She’s also been on the “other side” where she was team manager in NICE Systems. Maya holds an LLB and a degree in Computer Science from Bar-Ilan University as well as an MBA from the Interdisciplinary Center in Herzliya (with honors). Just as interesting are the facts that Maya started out as an operations officer in the Israeli Air Force and is a proud mother of 3.

 


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Ella Nadav Deal-Flow Manager 

 

If it's Exploring, dreaming and discovering you're into, Ella is the person you'd like to be by your side.  Managing Explore's diverse and colorful deal-flow ,Ella is the first smiling face you will encounter on your way to your grand Exit.

 

 



Ayelet Harel

   Ayelet Harel  VP Operations

Born and raised in a Kibbutz, Ayelet introduced her work ethics and accounting degree to the world of technological incubators way back in 1992. Explore.Dream.Discover was honored to accept her as part of the team in 2008. In her spare time, Ayelet enjoys playing volleyball, exploring music and riding motorcycles.

 

 

 


Eden Halevi  Accountant

Eden is all about doing things with honors. It started out with her graduating accounting studies with honors, back in high school, then serving with honors in the Israeli Navy, and she hasn't stopped since. Eden has 14 years of experience in various accounting firms and joined the team in 2011.


 

  

Our Advisory Board

Danny Frishman Former Commercial Director, Playtech‬
Harel Tayeb IL Country Manager, AVG
Yuval Shachar Cisco Israel, Former GM, P-Cube, Co-founder
Yigal Elbaz VP Innovation, AT&T Foundry
Alon Berman GM, Ericsson Israel
Amir Aviv Former, Poalim Capital Markets
Rene Rechtman President International, Disney
Kerry Trainor CEO, Vimeo
Dror Shaked VP Strategy and BD, Wix
Efi Dahan Regional Director Israel & Africa, PayPal
Uri Levine Founder and President, Waze
Ari Malmud GM Israel, Publicis
Ron Rymon Co-Founder, WhiteSource & Former VP Strategy, CA
Avinoam Nowogrodski Founder and CEO, Clarizen
Linat Wager Head of Innovation Israel, Yahoo
Dan Gross Former VP Business Development, SaleForce
Tzahi Weisfeld GM, Microsoft Ventures
Gidi Raff Emmi Award Winning TV Producer & Writer
Ivri Lider Singer, Composer, Songwriter, Mix-Media Entrepreneur
Guy Etgar Former VP Global Business Development, Duracell Powermat
Ornit Shinar Director of External Innovation, Lenovo
Guy Zohar TV and Radio Persona
Erez Sobol Head of Technology Ventures, SAP
Gil Sheratzki VP Business Development, Ituran
Shachar Hefetz RUNWAY Accelerator Business Development, Samsung
Ben Gilad Head of Co-Innovation Network Israel, TATA
Steven Katz Proncipal Investor Israel, EMC
Ronen Soffer GM New Devices, Intel
Ran Guron CEO, Pelephone
‪Ziv Mandel CEO, John Bryce ‬
Ariel Finkelstein Co-Founder and Former CEO, Kampyle Ltd
Yoni Assia Founder & CEO, eToro
Gil Peretz Chief Pitching Consultant