Jonathan is a Managing Director of Investing. He is based in Tel Aviv, Israel and joined GE in 2005.
Jonathan is the country manager for all of GE Ventures’ Israeli investment activities and also represents the team in coverage of energy investments in Europe. He is focused on venture capital and growth equity investments at the nexus of digital and industrial technologies and disruptive business models.
Jonathan has been involved with more than twenty investments during his ten plus years of investing across GE Ventures and GE Capital, having served at the board level in a dozen companies.
After a brief stint in investment banking, Jonathan joined GE’s Financial Management Program in 2005, serving various business functions across GE Capital, including Commercial Aviation Services, Capital Markets, and Equity, while completing and graduating from GE’s Financial Management Program. He later took a venture capital and growth equity-investing role at GE Equity, the predecessor to GE Ventures.
Jonathan graduated with honors in Economics and Business from New York University and was named to Phi Beta Kappa.
He is an active board member and observer for Sonnen, mPrest, Nexar, eVolution Networks, Freightos, and i3 Equity Partners. A few notable past board seats and exits include TPI Composites, SolarEdge Technologies, A123 Systems, and Emefcy. He was named a Global Corporate Venturing Rising Star in 2018.
He lives in Israel with his wife and children, and despite the distance, remains an avid New York sports fan.