Shlomo Dovrat

by Shlomit Tevet | November 29, 2017

Shlomo Dovrat has over 30 years of recognized leadership in the hi-tech entrepreneurial and investment scene.He is a Co-Founder of the Viola Group and General Partner and Co-Founder of Viola Ventures, a top-tier Israeli venture capital firm, with over $ 1b million under management. Shlomo has extensive experience in leading software companies from inception to successful initial public offerings or sales, as well as leading and mentoring high growth technology companies. Shlomo began his career as a hi-tech entrepreneur, eventually becoming CEO and Chairman of several leading high-tech companies. Shlomo currently serves on the board of directors of Outbrain, ironSource, Optimal Plus and additional portfolio companies.

In addition to his successful business career, Shlomo is actively involved in various public and philanthropic initiatives.

Shlomo is actively involved in numerous educational and community outreach programs. He was appointed by the Israeli government to be the Chairman of the National Task Force for the Advancement of the Educational System.

From 2009 to 2012 Shlomo served as the chairman of the Israel Democracy Institute.

Shlomo serves as the Chairman of the recently founded Aharon Institute for Economic Policy.