Amit Karp, a vice president in BVP Israel's Herzliya office, focuses on investments in Israel and Europe. Amit joined BVP in 2012 and has split his time at BVP between NY and Israel. Amit was closely involved in Bessemer's investments in Fuze, Blue Apron, Qwilt, Cloudlock, and Light. Amit serves as a Board Director for otonomo and SycllaDB and is a Board Observer for HiBob, Dynamic Yield, Prospera, and Oryx Vision.
Previously, Amit was a senior associate in McKinsey & Company, advising companies on projects related to technology strategy. He also served as a product leader at E-commerce search and merchandising solutions startup Mercado, now part of Adobe Software.
Amit holds an MBA from MIT Sloan School of Management and a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Cum Laude, from Technion, the Israel Institute of Technology. Amit frequently blogs at https://medium.com/@amitkarp.