AnD Ventures, 25Madison team up to help Israeli startups enter US market

abdelaziz Fathi

Israeli venture capital fund AnD Ventures has announced a strategic partnership with 25Madison, a studio and innovation hub that invests in and accelerates early-stage startups. This is another example of millennials-led VC funds looking to invest in talented entrepreneurs across a range of verticals.

AnD Ventures

This alliance has sprung up to help Israeli startups enter the US market, raise money and scale their operations in the global markets. The scope of this collaboration is not just about connecting VCs with entrepreneurs, but also to match startups with corporate partners seeking Israeli tech solutions to solve challenges they face. It offers access to capital, mentorship within a unique accelerator designed to take selected fintech-focused businesses further.

The unique go-to-market program helps promising early-stage Israeli startups with market entry in the States. They receive mentorship from experienced entrepreneurs and investors, consulting and professional services.

With its roots in Tel Aviv, AnD has been active in investing and incubating Israeli startups over the last two years. By cultivating relationships with Israel’s top technical universities and intelligence units, AnD has built a pipeline of founders.

AnD deploys a Studio-based Fund model that provides the expertise and growth opportunities that early-stage founders need for building rapidly scaling companies. They’ve made investments in well-known Israeli-founded startups like Edge Gaming and Ovio. AnD helped these startups pitch to corporates to secure proofs of concept and then raise follow-up funding.

Meanwhile, 25Madison invests in and accelerates early-stage startups. Its venture studio partners with entrepreneurs⁠ — leveraging branded experiences and collaborative approach to turn high-conviction ideas into big businesses.

“After years of supporting founders worldwide at Microsoft, LivePerson and Google, I decided to join forces with a group of super talented partners. We formed a Development and Go-to-Market Studio for Israeli founders, enabling them to go global faster and more efficiently with our support. We built a founder-first platform with one commitment – to help founders build and scale to international markets,” said Roy Geva Glasberg.

“25madison and AnD have spent two years sharing opportunities, consulting on our respective markets and looking for more ways to collaborate,” added Grant Silow, Managing Director at 25madison. “This new Studio partnership allows 25madison to build on our Israel strategy, backing entrepreneurs at the earliest stages of building. Lee, Roy, and Ariel have assembled excellent founding infrastructure – something 25m has done in the US. We look forward to partnering with AnD to support Israel’s next generation of iconic companies.”

AnD Ventures was founded by three partners: Lee Moser, a former partner at iAngles; and Roy Geva Glasberg, who previously founded and managed Google’s global startup programs. He also served as director of the startup ecosystem at LivePerson, and head of startups & Integrations at Microsoft. Gary Ginsburg sits on the fund’s board of directors and was also a founding partner at 25madison and participated in the seed rounds of Houzz, TripActions, and Duda Mobile.

Read this next

Metaverse Gaming NFT

Mon Protocol and Pixelverse Forge a Groundbreaking Partnership to Revolutionize Blockchain Gaming

Mon Protocol and Pixelverse make history in the annals of Blockchain gaming as they set up the architecture for the melding of their technologies.

Chainwire

Nimiq Pay Launch: A New Standard For Self-Custodial Crypto Payments

Nimiq, the blockchain ecosystem for payments that is designed to make cryptocurrency easy for everyone to use, has taken the first concrete steps towards its goal of becoming the world’s most widely-accepted digital asset for payments with the launch of Nimiq Pay.

Inside View, Interviews

Exclusive: GoMining’s Mark Zalan wants to democratize opportunities of Bitcoin halving

As the Bitcoin community counts down to the upcoming Bitcoin halving, Mark Zalan, CEO of GoMining, shared exclusive insights into how the company is gearing up for this pivotal event in the cryptocurrency world.

Digital Assets

Umoja Partners with Merlin Chain to Launch Revolutionary Bitcoin-Based Synthetic Dollar – USDb

Umoja, an innovative smart money protocol, has embarked on a strategic partnership with Merlin Chain, a leading Bitcoin Layer-2 network, to introduce USDb, the first Bitcoin-based, high-yield synthetic dollar.

Crypto Insider

Bybit Report Highlights Imminent Bitcoin Supply Shortage and Rising Scarcity Post-Halving

Bybit, recognized as one of the top three cryptocurrency exchanges globally in terms of trading volume, has recently published a comprehensive report highlighting the future supply constraints of Bitcoin.

blockdag

BlockDAG Outshines XRP Price Breakout and Uniswap Crypto Forecast with 20,000x ROI Potential and Teaser for Keynote on Moon

BlockDAG has become the latest sensation in the crypto world, which has taken the spotlight by storm, overshadowing even the most optimistic projections for XRP’s price breakout and Uniswap’s crypto forecast.

Digital Assets

Binance announces blockchain courses at European universities

“Education plays a pivotal role in advancing adoption and fostering opportunities as these technologies redefine our future and global economic landscape.”

Fintech, Uncategorized

Kepler Cheuvreux taps Adaptive for new execution equities platform

KCx, Kepler Cheuvreux’s execution division, has partnered with trading technology firm Adaptive Financial Consulting to create a new event-driven trading system based on Aeron and its own Hydra technology.

Chainwire

Bybit Livestream: Thought Leaders from Bybit, OKX and Wintermute on the 2024 Crypto Market Bull Run, April 19. Register and Secure Your Spot Now.

In a post-ETF and BTC halving world, a new era has opened as the infrastructure in the crypto industry has changed tremendously from the last bull run and halving cycle.

<