December 2019

Harvard Researchers Find Significant Clinical Impact and Savings with MedAware’s Patient Safety Platform

The study analyzed MedAware’s clinical relevance and accuracy and estimated the platform’s direct cost savings for adverse events potentially prevented in Massachusetts General and Brigham and Women’s Hospitals’ outpatient clinics. If the system had been operational, the estimated direct cost savings of the avoidable adverse events would have been more than $1.3 million when extrapolating the study’s findings to the full patient population.


July 2019

The Marker: Twine Solutions - The printer that knows all the colors - is one of Israel's 20 most disruptive startups in 2019

Twine is developing a digital printer for dynamically dyeing thread to shorten production processes and save textile manufacturers unnecessary inventory and pollution. The current process of dyeing thread includes  coloring each thread with only one color, requires mass production of thousands of kilometers of thread all at once, and requires huge quantities of water that pollute the environment. 


June 2019

DouxMatok Accelerates Commercializing Great Tasting Sugar Reduction Solution in Foods, Raising $22 Million Series B Round from Leading Financial and Strategic Investors

DouxMatok is making strides to commercialize its game-changing solution for sugar reduction, while making the food we love healthier. 


May 2019

CNN: Robots find a new job - Skyscraper window washers

Israeli startup Skyline Robotics wants to replace those roles with robots, while employing the same people who currently hold those jobs.


June 2019

Precise Irrigation Startup Saturas Awarded $1.7 Million Horizon 2020 Grant by the European Union

Saturas develops sensors that are attached to vines and tree trunks providing real-time hydration status reports that enable farmers to optimize irrigation


April 2019

Twine’s digital thread dyeing system to launch at ITMA

Twine Solutions, an Israeli technology start-up, will officially launch its digital thread dyeing system, which dyes raw and off-the-shelf white thread, during live demonstrations at the ITMA 2019 show, which takes place from 20-26 June in Barcelona.


February 2019

Vorpal - AT&T and Microsoft test Network Edge Compute to enhance 5G for business

Companies implementing a proof of concept to bring Microsoft Azure cloud services closer to the edge.


January 2019

Glassbox Adopted by 4 Largest Banks in US

Glassbox’s Web and Mobile Digital Customer Management Solution Adopted by the Four Largest US Banks


October 2018

China’s Vice President visit to Saturas

During the Israeli Innovation summit, Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has chosen SATURAS LTD to demonstrate the Israeli innovations in Agriculture to China’s Vice President Wang Qishan


 January 2018

Gefen Capital was selected as one of the 10 most active funds in Israel in 2017

Vertex Israel is the most active VC fund in 2017 –
leading the list with 12 new investments

Summary of Israeli High-Tech Company Capital Raising 2011


November 2017

Meet the liquor distributor who is funding Israeli start-ups

Gefen Capital has evaluated 600 businesses, made 10 investments in less than a year.


August 2016

DISCOVER launches first start-up competition in Israel with Gefen Capital

Discover and Gefen will begin accepting applications on September 5, and announce winners 10 days later, who will receive travel stipends and registration to the Money20/20 conference, as well as an equity investment from Gefen Capital.