Ronen Joined Carmel Ventures in February 2008 and currently serves as a General Partner. Ronen’s investment areas focus on SaaS, big data, cyber security and internet and he is currently a board member in Real Match, Samanage, ironSource, Perfecto Mobile, Kampyle, enSilo, Redis Labs and Cloudyn.
Before joining Carmel, Ronen held senior executive positions in several leading hi-tech companies, including a VP Product in Verint Systems’ ACS division; and a Project Team Manager in ECtel Ltd (NASDAQ:ECTX), in charge of delivering large scale, multi-million dollars projects to North and Latin America regions.
Ronen served 13 years in an elite Israeli Defense Forces’ Intelligence Unit where he holds a rank of Lieutenant Colonel (Res.). He holds a B.A. (Com Laude) in Economics and Middle-East history from Tel Aviv University, Israel, and an M.Sc in Technology Management from the University of Maryland University College (UMUC).