Assaf Jacobi joined Next47 in 2019 as a Venture Partner based in Israel. Since joining the firm, he has been involved in all Next47 investments in Israel. In addition, Assaf serves as General Partner at Jibe Ventures, a seed-stage fund in Israel. Prior to Next47, Assaf was with TPG in Israel, where he invested in Avanan (acquired by CheckPoint), Guardicore (acquired by Akamai), BigPanda, and VAST Data. Prior to TPG, Assaf served in the IDF for 13 years in management roles.
Assaf holds an EMBA from Tel Aviv University.