We act immediately when we find the right partners and the right opportunity.
We do not re-negotiate deal terms and we do not waste time.
We are flexible and creative in deal structuring. We will tailor transaction structure around every investment's unique needs.
We appreciate the power of compounding and look to be investors in leading growth companies for the very long term.
We want to build enduring win-win relationships with companies and fellow technology investors.
We value relationships over transactions, and look to partner with exceptional people.
Prior to starting Foundation Partners, Rafael was a professional investor at a US-focused value investment fund. Before that, he was an officer in the Israeli Air Force. After finishing his military service, Rafael completed his MBA in a joint program between Tel Aviv University and the Kellogg Business School at Northwestern University. He also has a B.Sc. in Mathematics and Computer Science from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Rafael currently resides in Tel Aviv, Israel.
Vadim has been an active value investor in public and private markets for over 15 years, investing over $1 billion across various industries and over 100 portfolio companies. Vadim has spent his career actively engaging with corporate boards and management teams to create shareholder value through operational excellence and capital allocation discipline. Vadim has a B.A. in Economics and a B.A. in Computer Science from the University of California, Berkeley. He grew up in Silicon Valley and currently resides in Tel Aviv, Israel.