Ownership & Management

Gandyr’s investment company is owned by Judith Yovel-Recanati family.

The group management team includes Mr. Jonathan Irroni (past CEO of Investec – Bank now called U Bank; and past Chairman of Bank of Jerusalem) and accountant Mr. Haim Dvir (Deutsch), former Senior Partner at Somekh Chaikin-KPMG.

Office manager is Mrs. Sharon Medina.

Investment Policy

Gandyr Investments aims to focus primarily in long-term investments in Israeli companies within the industrial, technology, real-estate & services sectors. Our team is actively engaged in supporting our portfolio companies.

Technology Investments

The company operates an investment arm, headed by Mr. Ofir Azury, which invests in technology-oriented companies in the areas of: Mobile, Online, Software solutions and Security.


Please find below a partial list of Gandyr portfolio investments:

Investments: 

BOL PHARMA

BOL PHARMA

BOL is a pioneer in the botanical cannabinoid therapeutics market since 2008.
Vertically integrated cannabinoid therapeutics operations cover the entire spectrum from cultivation to finished products in strict compliance with global GAP and GMP regulatory standards, with 2 main arms – Production & Pharmaceutical development.

Pointer Telocation LTD

Pointer Telocation LTD

Pointer Telocation Ltd. (NASDAQ: PNTR) is a leading provider of cutting-edge products and technology, and Software as a Service (SaaS) to the Fleet, Automotive, Insurance, Cargo and Public-safety industries. Pointer Telocation has a growing client base with products and technologies installed in over 1 million vehicles across 50 countries globally.

    Founders:

  • David Mahlab

    CEO
  • Yossi Ben-Shalom

    Chairman of the Board

NR Spuntech Industries Ltd

NR Spuntech Industries Ltd

 

Spuntech Industries is a public company traded in Tel Aviv that manufactures unwoven fabrics for the wet wipes industry.

Shagrir Group

Shagrir Group

Shagrir Group was founded in 1984 with the aim of providing all citizens with towing, roadside rescue and assistance services.
Shagrir also operates a nationwide network of service centers specializing in car paint and vanity.
At the beginning of 2016 Shagrir Group became a public company traded on the Israeli stock exchange under the symbol (SHGR: TLV).

    Founders:

  • Yossi Ben Shalom

    Chairman

Ecoppia

Ecoppia

Ecoppia is dedicated to maximizing solar park value creation, by increasing output and lowering production overhead costs. The company’s autonomous, water-free, field-proven solar array cleaning solution cost-effectively keeps photovoltaic panels at peak performance, even in the toughest desert conditions. Privately-held, Ecoppia is led by energy and robotics experts, with broad and multidisciplinary experience and proven records of success in operations, management, engineering and product development.

    Founders:

  • Eran Meller

    Founder & CEO
  • Moshe Meller

    Founder & CTO

Therapix Biosciences

Therapix Biosciences

Specialty pharmaceutical company developing unique cannabinoid technologies for treatment of central nervous system disorders. This publicly traded company (NASDAQ: TRPX) was sold to FDS Pharma during late 2018.

    Founders:

  • Dr. Ascher Shmulewitz, MD

    Interim CEO & Chairman

KB Recycling

KB Recycling

The Company was founded in order to provide recycling solutions that do not exist in Israel. To date they have founded a Polyethylene recycling factory in the Beit-She’an industrial area. KB Recycling focuses on recycling, manufacturing and processing of raw materials to the level of product reproduction.

TowerVision

TowerVision

TowerVision is a tower management company specializing in the provision of passive infrastructure to the wireless telecommunications industry, which is then shared among multiple operators.

Odem Solar Systems

Odem Solar Systems

Odem Partnership includes several solar projects in an overall capacity of 3MW. The partnership was managed by RES Ltd.

The partnership and its entire set of projects was sold during 2017

Technology Investments:

Nutrino (Sold to Medtronic)

Nutrino (Sold to Medtronic)

Nutrino is a personalized nutrition insights platform currently optimized to support the unique needs of people living with Diabetes. Nutrino’s underlying technology is called FoodPrint, the digital signature of how food affects your body. The system collects data from medical devices, wearable devices, activity sensors, and other biomarkers and while using predictive analytics it offers personalized and contextual food suggestions.
the Company was sold to Medtronic, Nov 2018!

    Founders:

  • Yaron Hadad

    Co-founder and Chief Scientist
  • Jonathan Lipnik

    Co-Founder & President
  • Yael Glassman

    CEO

Allegro.ai

Allegro.ai

Allegro.ai is a pioneering deep learning computer vision platform that provides a complete product life-cycle management solution for AI development & production, starting with computer vision. The company’s platform simplifies the process of developing and managing deep learning powered solutions – such as for autonomous vehicles, robotics, security cameras, logistics and others.

    Founders:

  • Nir Bar-Lev

    CEO & Co-Founder
  • Moses Guttmann

    CTO & Co-Founder
  • Gil Westrich

    VP R&D & Co-Founder

270 Surgical

270 Surgical

270 Surgical is dedicated to bringing a new dimension to surgery specifically to Minimally Invasive Surgery, by bringing a surround vision experience to the OR. The SurroundScope enable to see much higher field of view, thus improves Surgeons capabilities: it improves safety, efficiency, learning curve for new surgeons and more.

    Founders:

  • Avi Levy

    CEO and President

Keywee Inc

Keywee Inc

Keywee offers publishers and marketers a new approach to content distribution and performance measurement. Its revolutionary platform employs advanced text-mining technology and a vast database of historical content performance to help publishers, retailers, and brands find the audiences most likely to meet specific business goals for their content.

Ayehu Software Technologies

Ayehu Software Technologies

Ayehu Software Technologies Ltd. develops and markets eyeShare, a lightweight, enterprise-grade product for IT process automation. Deployed at major enterprises and supporting thousands of business users, Ayehu eyeShare helps IT professionals identify and resolve critical incidents up to 90 percent faster, minimizing their impact to the business and saving time for IT operations teams.

    Founders:

  • Gabby Nizri

    Co-Founder, CEO
  • Yaron Levy

    Yaron Levy, Co-Founder, VP Product Development

Mobileye (Sold to Intel)

Mobileye (Sold to Intel)

Mobileye is a technological leader in the area of advanced image sensing and processing technology for automotive applications, with a product offering covering the entire range of vision applications for onboard driving assistant systems. Mobileye’s EyeQ family of system-on-chips is responsible for the processing of visual information for lane sensing, traffic sign recognition, vehicle and pedestrian detection and lighting functions.

The company made the largest Israeli IPO in the US on July 2014 (NICE: MBLY), and at 2017 it was sold to Intel for more than 15 Billion$.

    Founders:

  • Prof. Amnon Shashua

    Co-founder, CTO & Chairman
  • Mr. Ziv Aviram

    Co-Founder, CEO & President

Hexatier (Sold to Huwaei)

Hexatier (Sold to Huwaei)

Hexatier (once called GreenSQL) set the industry standard with a patented database reverse proxy technology for securing cloud-hosted databases and DBaaS platforms. Providing an all-in-one solution, including: Database Security, Dynamic Data Masking, Database Activity Monitoring and Discovery of Sensitive Data that complies with all regulatory requirements.

The company was sold at 2016 to Huawei.

MediWound LTD

MediWound LTD

MediWound is a publically traded biotechnology company (NASDAQ: MDWD) focused on developing, manufacturing and globally commercializing innovative products that address unmet needs in the fields of severe burn and chronic wound management. MediWound’s goal is to provide healthcare professionals and patients with its innovative, burn wound eschar removal agent, NexoBrid™.

APM-Automation (Sold to Emerson)

APM-Automation (Sold to Emerson)

APM Automation Solutions Ltd. is a leading manufacturer and expert in volume and level measurement instrumentation. Its flagship product, the 3DLevelScanner, represents a new family of devices that takes the guesswork out of measuring the level, volume and mass of materials stored inside a silo or open bin with 3D mapping of the contents.

The Company was sold to Emerson Process Management in 2013!

    Founders:

  • Ofir Perl

    Co-founder and CEO
  • Yossi Zlotnick

    Co-founder and CTO

Intendu

Intendu

Intendu has created the first adaptive motion-interaction brain-training platform using video games and is aiming to improve cognitive rehabilitation of people with brain dysfunction at the clinic and at home.

Intendu’s interdisciplinary team combines experts from the domains of neuroscience, cognitive training, occupational therapy, healthcare optimization, computer science and gaming.

    Founders:

  • Dr. Son Preminger

    Founder and CEO
  • Dr. Barak Blumenfeld

    Co-Founder and CTO

Goji Food Solutions

Goji Food Solutions

Goji Food Solutions develops, adapts and markets our unique food-driven technology and products for commercial, household and industrial applications in the food industry.

Goji offers a new way to cook based on precisely targeting energy, and analyzing food changes in real-time.

    Founders:

  • Professor Shlomo Ben-Haim

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