Exploring Ways to Invest in Israel's Emerging Technology Market

Thursday, November 20, 2014 from 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM (CDT)


Biography

Simon Wenet, North American Business Development Manager for iAngels

Simon Winet, the North American Business Development Manager for iAngels, an equity crowdfunding platform based in Tel Aviv, Israel. He received his B.A. from the University of Michigan, Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy where he studied Economic Policy Reform.

Following his time at U of M, Simon has spent time at Banyan, LLC, a boutique investment firm in Seattle, and as a Portfolio Analyst at Fisher Investments, a wealth management firm in San Francisco before joining the iAngels team in Early 2014.

Outside of work, Simon gives his time to Hope for Heroism -- an organization created by and run by injured Israeli soldiers to assist fellow injured soldiers face the physical and mental hurdles that they face. Though he grew up in Seattle, his parents, Skokie natives, raised Simon on the Bears, Cubs, and Lou Malnati's.