Investors

SolarEdge is backed by ORR Partners, Opus, Genesis, Walden International, Vertex, GE Energy Financial Services, JP Asia Capital Partners, Lightspeed Venture Partners and Norwest Venture Partners:

 

 ORR Partners
ORR Partners is a Venture Capital fund that invests in “concept stage” companies. ORR Partners will fund the right “three people and an ideal” and lead/mentor the team from this stage to building a successful profitable company. ORR does fewer deals with a deep involvement with the company. Its team consists of former entrepreneurs with multiple and big successful results.
Opus Capital Ventures was formed by a team with a long history of successful investing and operating experience. Over the past two decades — starting with their roots at Weiss, Peck & Greer Venture Partners — Opus has been involved in more than 80 successful outcomes, including 50 IPOs. Its primary focus is early-stage funding of technology companies and its objective is helping committed entrepreneurs build successful companies.

Genesis Partners is Israel’s leading innovation-driven venture capital fund.  We partner with exceptional entrepreneurs to build successful, fast-growing companies.  We share their vision and passion that technological innovation creates tremendous business opportunity. At Genesis Partners we believe that it's all about the people. We build long-term partnerships with entrepreneurs whose vision, passion, integrity, and execution skills build market leaders. We focus on seed and early stage investments in the information and communication technology (ICT) sectors. Genesis Partners manages over $600 million in capital commitments across four funds, and has made over 110 investments with 46 successful exits, including AudioCodes (Nasdaq: AUDC), ClickSoftware (Nasdaq: CKSW), Wintegra (acquired by PMC Sierra), Fundtech (Nasdaq: FNDT), Modem-Art (acquired by Agere) , Allot Communications (Nasdaq: ALLT) and Worklight (acquired by IBM). Genesis Partners has strong ties to the Israeli entrepreneurial community and the global technology industry, and a strong team of venture professionals with extensive experience in venture capital, technology, operations, innovation and entrepreneurship. For more information, please visit  www.genesispartners.com

 

Walden International

Walden International is a first tier global venture capital firm with over $1.5 B under management. Walden prides itself on having the courage to back first-mover companies and has a passion for detailed assessment of market viability and team credentials. They strive to invest in companies demonstrating an ability to gain competitive advantage.

 



Vertex Venture Capital

Vertex Venture Capital, a top-tier Israeli VC with $600 million under management, has an experienced multi-disciplinary team of professionals, an impressive track record of exits through M&A and IPO and a strong international investor base. The Vertex team excels at identifying and investing in winners and works closely with management in company building, generating business opportunities and leveraging synergies through its extensive global network of financial and industrial leaders. As the Israeli VC with the largest number of strategic and financial investors from Asia, Vertex opens doors in this territory for its portfolio companies to penetrate markets and find partners and customers. Vertex was founded in 1997 and invests in high technology companies throughout their early stages of development in the areas of information networking and communications systems, software and components, digital media, enterprise software and greentech. For more information, please visit: www.VertexVC.com



GE Energy Financial Services’ experts invest globally with a long-term view, backed by the best of GE’s technical know-how, financial strength and rigorous risk management, across the capital spectrum, in one of the world’s most capital-intensive industries, energy. GE Energy Financial Services helps its customers and GE grow through new investments, strong partnerships and optimization of its more than US$22 billion in assets. In renewable energy, GE Energy Financial Services is growing its portfolio of more than US$4 billion in assets in wind, solar, biomass, hydro and geothermal power. GE Energy Financial Services is based in Stamford, Connecticut. For more information, visit www.geenergyfinancialservices.com.

 

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JP Asia Capital is a Singapore-based private equity fund manager focusing on investment opportunities in Asia. Working closely with the executives of portfolio companies, JP Asia Capital seeks to maximize value and thus deliver strong returns to investors. With its principals’ strong track record in direct investments and building strong business franchises, combined with extensive network of industrial and financial contacts, JP Asia Capital is able to contribute significantly to the growth of prospective portfolio companies.

 
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Lightspeed Venture Partners is a leading global venture capital firm that manages over $2 billion of capital commitments. It closed Lightspeed VIII, an $800 million fund, in early 2008. Over the past two decades, its investment professionals have backed more than 150 companies, many of which have gone on to become leaders in their respective industries. Its team invests in the U.S. and internationally, with investment professionals and advisors located in Silicon Valley, China, India, and Israel.

 

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Norwest Venture Partners (NVP) is a global, multi-stage investment firm that manages more than $3.7 billion in capital. Based in Palo Alto, California, the firm has subsidiaries in Mumbai and Bengaluru, India and Herzelia, Israel. NVP makes early to late stage venture and growth equity investments in U.S. and global companies across a wide range of sectors including: information technology, business services, financial services and consumer. NVP has actively partnered with entrepreneurs to build great businesses for more than 50 years and has funded over 500 companies since inception.