OurCrowd, a global equity crowdfunding platform, added Alan Weisleder as Partner and Executive Vice President of Investor Relations at the company’s Jerusalem headquarters.
Weisleder will lead the global Investor Relations team, responsible for developing and maximizing client acquisition and investment in OurCrowd’s portfolio companies, while heading the strategy and expansion of the company’s marketing approach, product offerings, and communications tools for the worldwide marketplace.
Prior to joining OurCrowd, he spent 18 years in executive management positions at startup companies in Israel and California. Weisleder’s previous leadership roles include EVP Global Sales at GigaSpaces, SVP Business Development at StoreDot, CEO at Keebali Media, and CEO of NewChannel – sold to LivePerson (NASDAQ:LPSN).
He earned his B.Sc in Information Systems Engineering from The Technion and graduated from Standford/AEA Executive Institute.
Led by CEO Jon Medved, OurCrowd is a global equity crowdfunding platform, which selects opportunities, invests its own capital, and brings companies to its accredited investors. It also provides post-investment support to its portfolio companies, assigns industry experts as mentors, and takes board seats.
OurCrowd’s community of almost 20,000 investors from over 112 countries has invested over $450M into 120 portfolio companies and funds.
It already has 15 exits to date, two IPO’s and 13 acquisitions.