I'm fortunate that my main passion is also my job. It fills me everyday with adrenaline. My favorite pastime is theater. As a teenager, I flirted with the idea of becoming an actor. I love the podium
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Zvi Schechter co-founded Giza in 1992 following 20 years of experience in private equity, investment banking, research and company valuations. At Giza, Zvi focuses on communications and information technology. As Chief Investment Officer, Zvi is responsible for identifying significant trends, overseeing deal flow, due diligence and portfolio valuations.
Zvi is responsible for Giza's investments in WalkMe, StorOne, Takadu, AppSee, ViewFinity, Continuity, Odysii, and has been involved in numerous successful investments including Soluto, Cyota, Telegate, MoreCom, Yadata and Oridion.
In addition, Zvi holds the positions of Venture Partner at Giza Polish Ventures (GPV) and at Swanlaab Venture Factory in Spain.
Zvi co-founded Giza Group in 1985, and served as a financial adviser to major Israeli banks and government-owned companies undergoing privatization. Previously, he was Chief Economist at Leumi & Company Investment Bankers with responsibility for advisory services, corporate finance, due diligence, fundraising and underwriting.
Zvi earned his MBA from Tel Aviv University and a BSc in Economics and Management from the Technion, both magna cum laude.