Yaron Kniajer Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 5

  • Portfolio
  • 3

  • Exits
  • 3


Yaron Kniajer General Information


Mr. Yaron Kniajer serves as Advisory Board Member at CapitalNano. Mr. Kniajer is a Co-Founder and serves as Managing Partner at Surround Ventures. Mr. Kniajer is a Co-Founding Partner of Sababa Ventures. Mr. Kniajer served as Managing Director at Rhodium. He also serves as Board Member at Hyper Food Robotics, Comedy Technologies & HUB Security. Mr. Kniajer was a Board Member at HexaTier. Mr. Kniajer possesses extensive operational and investment experience both in Israel and internationally. Prior to joining Rhodium, Mr. Kniajer worked in London as an investment banker at Lehman Brothers' Telecom & Media Group, where Mr. Kniajer was closely involved in several M&A and financing transactions. Before joining Lehman, Mr. Kniajer was the CFO of Mediagate, which was acquired by an Israeli telecom company. Prior to Mediagate, Mr. Kniajer was a Manager at Ernst & Young, where Mr. Kniajer focused on tech & telecom companies. Mr. Kniajer was a Board Observer for Yotpo. Mr. Kniajer serves as a member or observer on the Board of Directors of GreenSQL, CaptainUp, and Face.com (up until its acquisition by Facebook). Mr. Kniajer holds an MBA from the London Business School (Distinction) and is a Certified Public Accountant. Mr. Kniajer is passionate about working closely and partnering with entrepreneurs and early-stage ventures.

Contact Information

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 13 Shocken Street
  • Tel Aviv 6653201
  • Israel

Yaron Kniajer Investments (5)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Captain Up 01-Apr-2016 Early Stage VC Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
0000 01-Oct-2015 0000 00000 00.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
00000 08-Jan-2014 00000 00000 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Face.com 27-Sep-2010 Early Stage VC 00.00 Software Development Applications Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Rounds 01-Nov-2008 Seed Round 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000

Yaron Kniajer Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Imgn 03-Aug-2020 Merger/Acquisition 0000
000000 26-Jan-2017 000000000000000000 0000
0000.000 18-Jun-2012 000000000000000000 0000

Yaron Kniajer Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Yaron Kniajer Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Yaron Kniajer Angel Investor 00 0 Tel Aviv, Israel