ION TECH FUND
ION Tech Fund is a Cayman based long/short equity fund focused on global
The Fund is managed by Kfir Yagour and Shimon Potter, who combine over 30 years of investment experience. The managers believe in running a high-conviction concentrated portfolio, identified thorough fundamental in-depth analysis and rigorous research with equal emphasis on risk management at all levels. The Fund’s management company has committed to contribute at least 50% of its profits from managing the fund to
charitable organizations in Israel.
Kfir joined ION in 2007 after 4 years as a senior salesperson at CIBC World Markets, where he worked closely with some of the biggest institutional investors in Israel. In addition to leading the analyst team at ION, Kfir covers the Energy and Internet sectors. Over the last year, Kfir is responsible for the success of the ION-Excellence JV. He holds a BA in Economics from the Open University and an MBA from the College of Management both in Israel.
Shimon brings years of experience working as the head of global equities at Migdal and Clal, two of the largest insurance companies in Israel, Before that, Shimon served as an equity analyst at CIBC World Markets and Oppenheimer covering technology and telecom companies. Prior to CIBC, Shimon worked as a business analyst at Rafael, a leading Israeli defense technology company. He graduated with a BA in Economics and Accounting from Haifa University and an MBA in Financial Management from Tel Aviv University.