Dana leads the business development and marketing strategy of the fund. She is responsible for deal flow management, investor relations, community outreach and PR. Dana joined State of Mind Ventures after working three years at EY's High-Tech business development team in Israel. During that time, she was in charge of deal flow management, worked with CEOs on fundraising, business development and strategy as well as hosted a variety of delegations. In addition, Dana also covered marketing and public relation functions for relevant conferences and major EY events (e.g., EY Journey, The Pitch Contest, etc). Dana holds a B.A. in Economics & Communication from the Tel-Aviv University.
“If you go to the Middle East looking for oil, you don’t need to stop in Israel. But if you go looking for brains, for energy, for integrity, it’s the only place you need to stop when you go to the Middle East.”
- Warren Buffet, Chairman, Berkshire Hathaway