Board of Directors

Moshe Bar

CEO, Co-Chairman

Besides his experience in building and managing successful tech companies, Moshe Bar is also an active board member in several medium to large companies. At this time he is in the board of Opvizor, Inc., Tinaba SpA, Graylog Inc, Capacity Inc, Hexatier Inc, Cascade Partners LP, and Optigrowth Sarl. Previously he was a board member of Dell Capital, Splunk (IPO), Ocedo (sold to Riverbed), Virtuozzo (Parallels), Amplidata (Western Digital), Quandoo (Recruit Holdings), Deutsche Telekom Ventures, H Farm Ventures, Hyper9 (Solarwinds).

Prof. Dr. Marcus Englert


Prof. Dr. Marcus Englert is currently the Chairman of Rocket Internet and Managing Partner of TA Capital. He is a board member and investor in dozens of technology companies. He was member of the executive management board of the Pro7Sat1 broadcasting company. Marcus holds a Master degree in Physics from the University of Munich and received a PhD at the European Center for Nuclear Research, CERN in Geneva, Switzerland. Furthermore, Marcus holds a MBA with Distinction from INSEAD. Marcus worked as a consultant at The Boston Consulting Group.

Shayne Higdon

Board Member

Shayne Higdon is the president of the Performance and Analytics product line at BMC Software. He also serves on the board of Jamf Software Inc. (acquired by Vista Equity), while being an angel investor and making time for his family. Previously he was President and CEO at Symplified Inc. (acquired by RSA), SVP and GM at Quest Software (acquired by Dell) and VP of Marketing and DataSynapse (acquired by Tibco).

Bart Markus

Board Member

Apart from being a veteran VC, Bart Marcus is a seasoned and passionate entrepreneur and is renowned for his relentless drive to internationalize companies. A Dutch native, he has been a General Partner at Wellington from 2000 to 2015. Over the past 2 decades, Bart has invested in an impressive collection of deep IP technology companies. He’s the co-founder of Hexagem and OpenasApp, chairman at First Light Fusion, Ultimaker, Orbital Express, and ubiqu. He’s also a board member at cognate Ag, Perfect Pattern GmbH and ARB-IP.

Bart worked at McKinsey and holds an MSc in Applied Physics from the University of Twente in the Netherlands, and an MBA (with distinction) from INSEAD in France.

Marc Rougier

Board Member

Marc Rougier is a partner at the leading European digital & deep tech VC firm Elaia. He is a board member to a number of tech companies such as Containo and Stanley Robotics. Previous to Elaia he had been founder and president of (acquired by LinkInfluence) and Goojet, and CEO of Meiosys (acquired by IBM).

Before that, Marc was the international business developer at Thales and the director of corporate development at IBM.