Ariel Sterman is an Associate based in Bessemer’s Israel office where he focuses across all stages and sectors locally and in Europe. Currently, he is particularly interested in Digital Health, SaaS, AI/ML Applications, and Consumer Internet.
Prior to joining Bessemer, Ariel spent several years at Stripes Group, a growth equity firm in NYC, where he spearheaded the firm’s Israeli sourcing efforts and drove its first investment in the geography (Monday.com’s $50M Series C). He also played an active role in supporting companies across the firm’s Consumer Internet, Fintech, and SaaS portfolio.
Ariel is passionate about philanthropic innovation and sustainable impact models. He is a Co-Founder of Good Today, a non-profit platform for daily charitable giving, and a Board Member of Knock Knock Give a Sock, an organization dedicated to bringing together communities and their neighbors experiencing homelessness.
He graduated with a B.S. in Business from NYU Stern with concentrations in Finance and Marketing.