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Amit Karp

Partner

Amit Karp is a partner in Bessemer’s Israel office where he focuses on investments in the region and throughout Europe. Amit serves as a board member at cybersecurity companies Axonius and Hysolate, infrastructure companies Netdata, StackPulse, and ScyllaDB, connected car company Otonomo, and product content leader Zoomin.

Previous to venture capital, Amit was a senior associate in McKinsey & Company, advising companies on projects related to technology strategy. Earlier in his career, Amit was a developer and then Product Manager at an e-commerce search and merchandising solutions startup Mercado, now part of Adobe Software.

Amit holds an MBA from MIT Sloan School of Management and graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in computer science from Technion, the Israel Institute of Technology.

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Companies

Axonius

Axonius

Axonius is the cybersecurity asset management platform that lets IT and Security teams see devices for what they are to manage & secure all.

Cloudinary

Cloudinary

Cloudinary is a cloud-based image and video management service for web and mobile developers.

CloudLock *

CloudLock

ACQUIRED BY: CISCO

CloudLock is a cloud security company focused on providing enterprise class security solutions for data in the cloud. In June 2016, CloudLock was acquired by Cisco.

Hibob

Hibob

Hibob is a cloud platform for employee management that integrates HR and benefits.

Hunters

Hunters

Hunters is a purpose-built, turn-key data and security platform powering effective detection and rapid response to security incidents.

Hysolate

Hysolate

Hysolate is revolutionizing enterprise endpoints, resolving the conflict between security and productivity.

Firebolt

Firebolt

Firebolt is a cloud data warehouse, purpose-built for high-performance analytics.

Netdata

Netdata

Netdata provides open-source, distributed, real-time, performance and health monitoring for systems and applications.

Otonomo *

Otonomo

NASDAQ: OTMO

Otonomo is the first neutral automotive data services platform that paves the way for the development of new apps and services. Otonomo went public in August 2021 (NASDAQ: OTMO).

ScyllaDB

ScyllaDB

ScyllaDB is a high performance NoSQL database compatible with Apache Cassandra.

Yotpo

Yotpo

Yotpo is a commerce marketing cloud offering businesses customer reviews, visual marketing, loyalty, and referrals.

Zoomin

Zoomin

Zoomin is revolutionizing how companies and their customers gain value from documentation.

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