Alain Bankier Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Investments
  • 8

  • Portfolio
  • 6

  • Exits
  • 2


Alain Bankier General Information


Mr. Alain Bankier is a Co-Founder of Simplifya. He serves as Advisor at MycoTechnology. He is an Angel Investor. He also serves as Advisor at New Frontier Data. He served as Operating Partner at Laconia Capital Group. He served as Investor inArcView Investor Network. He is a serial entrepreneur and an active early-stage investor, with over 20 years of experience investing in early-stage and start-up companies. Until late 2013, He was Co-President of The Manischewitz Company. In 2002, He co-founded the Saveur Food Group ("SFG") to create, acquire and build branded food companies and in 2008 Manischewitz was merged with SFG. In the mid-'90s, He was the co-founder of a leading New York-based angel investment group, which was the precursor of the New York Angels. As a leading member of the New York Angels, He invests in a wide variety of technology, media, and content companies, as well as companies in France and Israel. He is a board member and advisor to a variety of companies and has been instrumental in achieving exit opportunities for several of these businesses. Combining his operating experience and his knowledge of the technology startup world, He has focused on investment opportunities that leverage technology and data to disrupt or add efficiencies, to traditional media and manufacturing industries. Before being involved as the chief executive officer of operating companies, He was a founder of an international boutique investment bank, which he sold to BNP Paribas and where he remained as the head of mergers and acquisitions-corporate finance North America for over 10 years. He has a BA in psychology from the University of Pennsylvania, a BS in economics from The Wharton School, and an MBA from New York University and from HEC, Paris.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • New York, NY
  • United States
+1 (305) 000-0000

Alain Bankier Investments (8)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
FocusMotion Health 14-Jun-2019 Seed Round 00000 Other Healthcare Technology Systems Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Crowdly 13-May-2016 00000 00000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Clean Plates 30-Sep-2014 00000 00000 000 Information Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Kasisto 20-Aug-2014 0000 00000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
Furious 20-Jul-2014 0000 00000 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Point App 20-Jul-2014 0000 00000 00000 Application Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
SureDone 04-Jun-2014 Seed Round 000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Betaworks 07-Apr-2014 Later Stage VC 000.00 Private Equity Generating Revenue 00000 0000000

Alain Bankier Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
SureDone 01-Oct-2023 Secondary Transaction - Private
Point App 000000000 00000000

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Alain Bankier Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Alain Bankier Angel Investor 0 New York, NY

Alain Bankier FAQs

  • Who is Alain Bankier?

    Alain Bankier is an angel Investor who has made 8 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Alain Bankier?

    Alain Bankier is an angel investor.

  • What does Alain Bankier do?

    As an angel investor, Alain Bankier invests personal money into promising companies, typically in exchange for equity.

  • What has Alain Bankier invested in?

    Alain Bankier has made numerous investments in companies like FocusMotion Health, Crowdly, and Clean Plates within the Healthcare Technology Systems, Business/Productivity Software, and Information Services (B2C) industries.

  • What has Alain Bankier invested in recently?

    Alain Bankier's latest investment was on 14-Jun-2019 in FocusMotion Health, a company within the Healthcare Technology Systems industry.

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