About this event
Gigi is an angel investor in a variety of start-ups in Israel, London and the US, in the fields of Internet, Software, Gaming and Telecom. Gigi has invested in over 40 companies including Kenshoo, Playtika, SweetIM, Plarium, Eyeview Digital, SpeakingPal, Lovelive.tv, Audish, Ekoloko, NanoRep and many more.
Till April 2011 Gigi served as the CEO of 888 Holdings (LSE: 888.L), one of the world’s leading online gaming companies in the world. Earlier Gigi worked for Amdocs, a world leading software provider for the Telecom market (NYSE: DOX), where his last position was Division President managing Amdocs’ activity in Europe
(except Eastern Europe), Central and Latin America.
Before entering the business world, Gigi served as a pilot in the Israeli Air Force.
Gigi holds an MBA from the Kellogg school of management in the Northwestern University.
Gigi sits on the board of Latet, the prominent Israeli humanitarian fund (www.latet.org.il) and is a member of the advisory board of the Technology Management, Innovation and Entrepreneurship MBA program in the Tel Aviv
University. He is married to Daphi and has 3 gorgeous kids: Alex, Michael and Itamar.