Amit Ashkenazi

Vice President Business Strategy at Fiverr International Ltd.

Amit Ashkenazi

Amit Ashkenazi

Vice President Business Strategy at Fiverr International Ltd.

Biography

Amit Ashkenazi

VP Business Strategy at Fiverr

Amit is VP Business Strategy at Fiverr. He was also formerly a Partner at Viola Growth until July 2017.

Amit joined Viola Growth as an Analyst in 2012 and moved his way up as an investment professional after taking a leading role in multiple investments. In April 2016 he was made a Partner at the fund and his investment areas included SaaS, Digital Media, FinTech and Internet.

Prior joining to Viola, Amit worked as a senior consultant at Ernst & Young providing Transaction Advisory Services such as due diligence (buy-side and sell-side), business modeling and management Consulting for both public and private companies in numerous industries. He also provided Assurance services focusing on high-tech companies.

Amit is a Certified Public Accountant in Israel and holds a BA, Magna Cum Laude, in Business Administration & Accounting from the College of Management and an MBA, Magna Cum Laude, from Tel Aviv University.

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Co-Founder & Investor at Fiverr International Ltd.

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Founder at Fiverr International Ltd.

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Co-Founder, President at Lemonade, Inc.

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Co-Founder at Viola Ventures

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General Partner at Viola Growth

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General Partner at Viola Growth

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Partner at Viola Growth

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Partner & Chief Financial Officer at Viola Ventures

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Former Chief Operating Officer at Fiverr International Ltd.

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Global Head of Community at Fiverr International Ltd.

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Vice President Business Strategy at Fiverr International Ltd.
Education
MBA, magna cum laude

The Recanati business School was the first to offer an Executive MBA Program in Israel. Established in 1991, the program is offered to executives holding an undergraduate degree with at least seven years of managerial experience and sponsored by their organizations. Although identical in scope and content to the regular MBA program, the Executive MBA differs in several aspects. In particular, it puts a strong emphasis on teamwork and the framework of study is designed to accommodate the needs of working executives and enable them to pursue their careers while studying. The language of this program is Hebrew. The part-time program is held two days a week, and studies are completed within 18 months; the full-time program is held three days a week and studies are completed within 15 months.

BA in Business Administration & Accounting, magna cum laude
Career History
Vice President Business Strategy
Current

Fiverr International Ltd. engages in the provision of freelance services. It offers digital marketing, graphics and design, video and animation, writing and translation, and music and audio. The company was founded by Micha Kaufman and Shai Wininger in 2009 and is headquartered in Tel Aviv, Israel.

Partner
2012 - 2017

Viola Private Equity is an active manager, which seeks to invest in growth stage firms from the various sectors and industries. The firm invests from ILS 57 million to 115 million per transaction.The geographical focus are the firms with a presence in Europe, Asia, Africa, Latin America, Middle East, North America, and Pacific.As a shareholder, the firm is involved in each of their portfolio companies and have helped guide in the strategy formulation.

Senior Consultant
Prior

Ernst & Young Global Ltd. operates as an advisory firm. It provides assurance, tax, transactions, and specialty services. The company was founded on November 26, 2001 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

Boards & Committees
Member, Board of Directors
Tenure Unconfirmed

GlassesUSA LLC operates an online eyeglasses store. It offers full, rimless, and semi rimless frames. The company also provides sunglasses, multifocals, bifocals and progressive glasses. GlassesUSA was founded by Daniel Rothman, Eldad Rothman and Roy Yamner in 2008 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Awards & Honors
CPA (Certified Public Accountant)
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