Speakers Gigi Levy-Weiss
Angel Investor, Tel Aviv
Gigi Levy is an angel investor, co founder and board member in many start ups including Playtika, Kenshoo, Plarium, MyHeritage, SweetIM, Eyeview, RealMatch, Lovelive.tv, NonoRep, Gooodjob, Superfly, Massive Impact, SpaceApe, SpeakingPal, R2Net and many others. These days Gigi spends his time working with his portfolio companies and meeting new, innovative Israeli start ups, mostly in the consumer Internet, gaming, mobile, e-commerce and SaaS spaces.
Till April 2011 Gigi Levy served as the CEO of 888 Holdings (LSE: 888.L), one of the world’s leading online gaming entertainment companies in the world. Prior to this role, Gigi worked for Amdocs, a world leading software provider and systems integrators for the Telecom market (NYSE: DOX), where his last position was Division President managing Amdocs’ activity in Europe (except Eastern Europe), Central and Latin America. Earlier in his career, Gigi held several management roles in various companies in Israel and the UK.
Before entering the business world, Gigi served as a pilot in the Israeli Air Force. Gigi holds an MBA from the Kellogg school of management in the Northwestern University. Gigi sits on the board of MEET (Middle East Education through Technology), the prominent Israeli-Palestinian educational organization (http://meet.mit.edu/) and is a member of the advisory board of the Technology Management, Innovation and Entrepreneurship MBA in the Tel Aviv University.