Chemi Peres

Managing General Partner and Co-Founder of Pitango

Chemi Peres is one of Israel’s foremost venture capital and innovation pioneers, serving as Managing General Partner and Co-Founder of Pitango Venture Capital, and is a key player in the thriving Israeli Innovation and global entrepreneurial scene.

Chemi serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Peres Center for Peace & Innovation, Israel’s leading non-profit organization and a pioneer in developing and implementing innovative peacebuilding programs.

Mr. Peres serves as Chairman of Peres & Associates Global Advisory which he founded together with his late father, Shimon Peres. He also serves on the board of directors of numerous companies such as Taboola and Via Transportation, and recently joined Teva Pharmaceutical Industries.