Meet the founders
Nilli Alon Donner
Nilli is the Co-Founder at VCforU. Nilli worked as a risk management consultant contracted by companies such as Novantas.
Prior to which she worked as a programmer at SAP. Nilli revamped marketing strategy at Fundacion IRES helping women and children in domestic violence situations. Nilli is also part of the leading team at Double You, a women entrepreneurship program. She studied math and computer science at Tel Aviv University, and did an MBA in IESE Barcelona. Born and raised in Tel Aviv, Nilli moved back to Israel with her shining kids and husband, after spending 5.5 years in Barcelona.
Itay Sagie is an investment expert and a seasoned entrepreneur.
Starting as a published MIT scientist, Itay shifted his career towards a career in entrepreneurship. As a founder, Itay successfully raised millions in capital, managed global strategic partnerships, sales, and marketing.
Itay also sits on the Public board of The Israel Export & International Cooperation Institute and is a mentor to entrepreneurs at The Hive accelerator in Israel.
Itay is an Israeli and American citizen, speaks English, Hebrew, and Spanish. He is a graduate of the IESE MBA program, holds a B.Sc degree in Biotechnology engineering and is a former Langer Lab researcher at MIT.
Photographer: Gili Levinson