Amit Karp, a vice president in BVP Israel's Herzliya office, focuses on investments in Israel and Europe. Amit joined BVP's NY office in 2012 where he was closely involved in Bessemer's investments in Thinking Phone Networks, Blue Apron, Qwilt, Cloudlock, Anaqua, Intigua and Light. Amit serves as a Board Director for ScyllaDB and is a Board Observer for Fiverr, Dynamic Yield, CTERA Networks, MyHeritage and Ravello Systems.
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 http://amitkarp.com/.