Accelerant Ventures launched a New York-based micro fund for Israeli startups entering the United States market.
It will offer capital, strategic access and hands-on support in order to help them to grow on a global stage.
Led by Eyal Bino, Accelerant will invest $500k to $1m in promising seed-funded Israeli technology startups (that have seed funding from credible Israeli VCs, angels and other reliable sources) and offering a host of unique services to help the entrepreneurs secure Series A funding and beyond in New York.
Services include introductions to pilot customers and strategic partners in the U.S., as well as access to vetted service providers in marketing, public relations, design, talent, management, legal and immigration support.
It will provide each entrepreneur with a personalized key advisor with deep domain expertise in the New York startup scene and in the business of its portfolio companies.
Sectors of interest include scalable B2B products in new media, big data, mobile and enterprise software.