Founded in 1984, Hellman & Friedman (H&F) is one of the oldest and most experienced private equity investment firms operating today. They are well respected for their distinctive investment philosophy and focused approach targeting large-scale equity investments in companies in select sectors. H&F has offices in San Francisco, New York and London.
TPG is a leading global alternative asset firm founded in 1992 with approximately $85 billion of assets under management and offices in Austin, Beijing, Fort Worth, Hong Kong, London, Luxembourg, Melbourne, Moscow, Mumbai, New York, San Francisco, Seoul, Singapore, and Washington, DC. TPG's investment platforms are across a wide range of asset classes, including private equity, growth equity, real estate, and public equity. TPG aims to build dynamic products and options for its investors while also instituting discipline and operational excellence across the investment strategy and performance of its portfolio.
Insight Venture Partners is a leading global private equity and venture capital firm founded in 1995.
The company has invested in more than 200 growth-stage software, eCommerce, Internet and Data-service companies including Twitter, New Relic and Alibaba.com.
Emmanuel Benzaquen, CEO
Emmanuel Benzaquen is the Chief Executive Officer at Checkmarx. Helming Checkmarx since its inception in 2006, he has led the company from vision to reality in pioneering and bringing software security solutions to the masses.
Maty Siman, Founder & CTO
Maty Siman is the Chief Technology Officer at Checkmarx. As the company’s founder, he has been instrumental in overseeing its technology and product strategy, helping customers achieve their goals of developing and releasing more secure software.
Salesforce.com is the enterprise cloud computing company that has transformed the way companies collaborate and communicate. Salesforce.com is leading the effort to bring Cloud 2, the next paradigm for computing, to the enterprise by offering its customers the social collaboration, mobility and openness that are the hallmark of this new world. Salesforce is one of the early adopters of the Checkmarx revolutionary solution for Static Code Analysis and enforces the security of the Force.com applications through the service Powered by Checkmarx. In late 2011, Salesforce joined Ofer Hi-Tech in a strategic investment round in Checkmarx and is expanding the adoption of the Checkmarx solution throughout its ecosystem.
Intelligent Wave specializes in network connection, authorization and other processing systems for credit card payments. Intelligent Wave boasts a broad range of client companies ranging from banks, distribution and credit company related cards to overseas banks, post offices, e-commerce firms and consumer finance firms. Intelligent Wave commands about a 70% share of the domestic online credit card systems market among major credit card providers.
As a dedicated operational consulting affiliate, K1 Operations identifies common opportunities and solutions to drive scalability and increase post investment value creation. K1 Operations has developed the iOps program, a suite of best practices across human capital management, sales and marketing, software development, implementation and customer support, finance and accounting, and mergers and acquisitions that are systematically deployed across each portfolio company to drive increased operational efficiency.
Established in 1997, XT Hi-Tech is the venture arm of a global holding group which is operating in diverse industrial fields such as Shipping, Energy, Chemicals, Automotive & Media. They are an active investor, focusing on bringing Israeli innovations to the global markets. XT Hi-Tech invests in unique mid stage companies with strong management teams & happy customers. Their venture team has a strong mix of operational and investment expertise and are active board participants.
Naiot Venture Accelerator conducts preseed and seed investments. In the last seven years, Naiot has seeded 35 companies that have gone on to raise more than $150 million from venture capital firms and strategic partners both in Israel and internationally. More than 50% of these are now independent companies.