We fund and fast-track Israeli founders breaking into the US market. Leading seed rounds. Investing early. Really early.

Tomer Weingarten


We seed superpowers

Just like we did for SentinelOne which delivers endpoint security software that defends against every type of attack, at every stage in the threat lifecycle.

Tomer Weingarten


CEO & Co-Founder

Dror Shimoni, Naama Alon, and Oz Alon

We’ll find your first customers

Just like we did for HoneyBook, the all-in-one project, invoicing and payments management tool.

Dror Shimoni, Naama Alon, and Oz Alon

Founders

Gil Cohen and Prof. Nadav Cohen

We back the next big thing

Just like we did for Imubit which is unlocking new profits at hydrocarbon processing plants with new deep learning process control technology.

Gil Cohen and Prof. Nadav Cohen

Founders

Eyal Feldman and Ofer Feldman


We bring you to market

Just like we did with Stampli which automates and streamlines the account payable process through its cloud-based invoice management software.

Eyal Feldman and Ofer Feldman


Founders

Rob Gurzeev and Dima Potekhin

We'd love to be your first check

Just like we did for CyCognito which uncovers and eliminates hidden risks across organizations’ IT ecosystems.

Rob Gurzeev and Dima Potekhin

Founders

We specialize in scaling the US market

Just like we do every day.

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Shely Aronov

Shely Aronov

CEO

Shely Aronov

Being in the Silicon Valley makes a huge difference, of course being closer to the market is key. But beyond that, this is a place where people don't judge you for having massive dreams of changing industries and creating global impact - the opposite, they convince you to dream bigger and support you on your journey.

Oz Alon

Oz Alon

CEO & Co-founder

Oz Alon

The UpWest team is exceptional at helping you immerse yourself in the US market, so you can meet your real customers and ultimately get a foothold where it matters the most. Our network has only grown exponentially over time.

Eyal Feldman

Eyal Feldman

CEO & Co-Founder, Stampli

Eyal Feldman

Operating early in Silicon Valley alongside the UpWest team, opened a whole new world of possibilities for Stampli. We successfully onboarded new customers that supercharged our entire business.

Tomer Weingarten

Tomer Weingarten

CEO & Co-Founder, SentinelOne

Tomer Weingarten

UpWest helped us create momentum — the entrepreneur’s ultimate weapon. Learning to create and leverage it is one of the first steps in our long and exciting journey to achieve success. The UpWest community is still a part of our company culture, it is like a family. It becomes part of your life.

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