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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