Biography

Trained in Commerce and Law, Mr Bryce began his career as a commercial attorney in Australia before switching over to VC and hi-tech.

Mr Bryce moved to Israel during the dot.com boom to work as analyst for multi-corporate VC fund, Eurofund, spearheading investments culminating in successful exits including:

  • Passave, acquired for $300M by PMC-Sierra

  • MobileAccess, acquired for >$150M by Corning

  • Cyoptics, acquired for $400M by Avago

Mr Bryce completed his MBA in 2005 at The Wharton School in Philadelphia.  He spent several years in marketing and operations roles with Estee Lauder in NY and L'Oréal in Paris.  He moved back to Australia in 2007 to work in venture capital for his family’s investment office.  

In 2010 Mr Bryce returned to live in Israel. He founded Israel Venture Partner to operate as a bridge between global corporates and Israeli tech-startups.

As the Israeli venture partner of global CVC/VC clients, Mr Bryce handles startup-scouting, business-unit collaborations, venture investment processes and post-deal representation/communications for his clients.

Ongoing clients include:

* ABB

* Henkel Tech Ventures

* Inven Capital | CEZ Group

* EASTMAN Chemical Co.

* Supernova Invest

Past clients include:

* TF1

* Bouygues Construction

* Orsted

* Winton Capital

Curriculum Vitae

Current Professional Activities

  • 2012 - Present: Founder, Israel Venture Partner (Tel Aviv) - Israeli representative / venture partner for Corporate Venture Capital and Innovation Departments of global corporates.

  • Investments for ABB:

    • Hailo​

    • Grove Ventures (LP Investment)

  • Investments for Henkel:

    • Feeli​t

    • IOTech

  • Investments for Inven:​​

    • Driivz​ (acquired by Vontier)

    • CyberX (acquired by Microsoft)

    • Taranis (Series C Lead, ongoing)

  • Investments for TF1:

    • Wibbitz​

  • Investments for Winton Capital:​

    • Trendemon​

    • MedAware

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Prior Career

  • 2007-2011: Venture Capital, Family Office (Australia)

  • 2005-2007: Operations & Marketing, Estee Lauder (NY) and L'Oréal (Paris)

  • 2000-2003: Venture Capital, Analyst, Eurofund (Tel Aviv)

  • 1996-1999: Corporate Lawyer, Arnold Bloch Leibler (Melbourne) and Clayton Utz (Sydney)

Education

  • MBA, Master of Business Administration, The Wharton School, 2005

  • MA, Master of Arts (International Studies), Lauder Institute, University of Pennsylvania, 2005

  • LLM, Master of Laws, University of Melbourne, 1999

  • LLB, Bachelor of Laws, Monash University, 1995

  • B.Com., Bachelor of Commerce, Monash University, 1995

Languages

  • English

  • Hebrew

  • French

  • Russian

  • Italian

  • German