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Jonathan Friedman

LionBird

Jonathan is a Partner in LionBird and is based in the firm's Tel Aviv office. LionBird provides pre-scale capital and assistance to founders re-engineering the status quo.

Previously he co-founded Green Revolution, a sustainable consumer products startup, serving as its CEO. Following this role, he served as Operations Director at Dupree, a multinational consumer products company, managing new product launches and sales operations, reporting directly to the CEO.

Education, Personal, and Fellowship

Jonathan holds a BA degree in economics and organizational studies from University of Michigan and an MBA in entrepreneurship and innovation from IDC Herzliyah.

He’s been frequently featured in TechCrunch and VentureBeat, and also compiles the popular LionBird Bites newsletter, which is read by most of the VC industry in Israel.

Jonathan is serving his fellowship as a member of Class 24 at LionBird under the mentorship of Chaim Friedman, Managing Partner.