Meet the Man Democratizing Venture Capital for Everyday Investors and Founders


Story excerpt provided by Forbes.

Written by Amy Guttman.

Serial Entrepreneur Jonathan Medved is democratizing venture capital for investors and founders through his own startup, OurCrowd, headquartered in Jerusalem. Named a Wall Street Journal ‘investment of the week’, OurCrowd is a hybrid of angel investing and venture capital…

…We have done a deal with a medical startup in Ohio (Surgical Theater) who is using Oculus Rift. It’s ex-Israeli fighter pilots who wound up in Cleveland doing flight simulation. They met a brain surgeon who asked them to make simulation for brain surgery. The founders said they met with lots of investors who were very interested until learning they were based in Cleveland…

Click here to read the complete article, and read more in Crain’s Cleveland Business.

Originally published March 28, 2016.

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