Firstime is a venture capital fund investing in world-changing entrepreneurs

We are a Pre A & A round investor, investing in cutting edge, disruptive technologies, based on state of the art ideas and headed by brilliant people.

We invest in 'digital life technologies' companies with a POC and initial customer base, and provide them with the funding they need to peacefully strive for a market validation.

We invest in Digital life technologies

  • Mobile

  • Social

  • IOT

  • Video

  • E - commerce

  • Fintech

  • Ed - Tech

  • Cyber

  • Ad - Tech

  • Digital Health

  • Gaming

  • Media

  • VR / AR

  • AI

Our Team

Ilan Shiloah

Ilan Shiloah


Ilan Shiloah

Ilan Shiloah is Chairman of McCann Erickson (Israel), the leading advertising company in Israel for the last 12 years, and member of the executive Board of McCann Erickson Europe. Ilan Linkedin Ilan twitter

Nir Tarlovsky

Nir Tarlovsky

Managing Partner

Nir Tarlovsky

Nir Tarlovsky has been an entrepreneur and angel investor for the last 20 years.
Nir stands behind successful companies like Nielsen buzz Metrics, SurfEU, RSL Communications, PSINet Europe and others. SNir Linkedin Nir twitter

Jonathan Benartzi

Jonathan Benartzi

Managing Partner

Jonathan Benartzi

Jonathan has been a serial entrepreneur and executive in digital companies for the last 20 years. He is a Co-founder of the Itzhak Rabin Center and museum Jonathan Linkedin Jonathan twitter

Keren Kopilov

Keren Kopilov

Managing Partner

Keren Kopilov

Former CFO of IPG Reuveni-Pridan brings over 15 years of experience in financial management. Keren is Chairman of JDRF Israel. Keren Linkedin Keren twitter

Companies Portfolio



Content That Makes An Impact

EX.CO website EX.CO linkedin page


Sport Broadcast Technology

Pixellot website Pixellot facebook page


Therapy For All

Talkspace website Talkspace facebook page


Adaptive Sound Technology

even website even facebook page


Digital Learning Platform

classoos website classoos facebook page


Push Commerce In Kids Apparel

Kidbox website Kidbox facebook page


Pet wellness advisor

Oggii website Oggii facebook page


Collaboration Cloud For Video Production

Lookat website Lookat facebook page


Real-Time Cloud Connected IoT Security

Securithings website Securithings linkedin
leo lane

LEO Lane

Commercialized 3D printed designed

LEO Line website LEO Line facebook page


Building VR Browser and Publishing Platform

Byond website Byond facebook page


Digitizing Money Transfer Businesses

VALA website


Plug & Play smart factory platform

Matics website  Matics facebook page


Data management for monetizing video assets

viisights website viisights facebook page


Using new technology to bid on trending items

bidderlo website


Making fitness accessible for all

LiveKick website


Measuring fruits and vegetables ripeness - quality, freshness, durability, and taste

Securithings website Securithings linkedin


Virtual event industry.

AppMyDay website AppMyDay facebook page


Client Side Security Platform

ChameleonX website

Firstime News

January 21, 2020

Video Analyzing Startup Viisights Raises $10 Million

Viisights develops a video intelligence service that analyzes and manage video content for specific advertising campaigns, and also analyzes real-time footage from security cameras Tel Aviv-based […]
January 21, 2020

Automated Broadcasting Company Pixellot Acquires VidSwap

Pixellot develops production technologies that provide live, multi-angled, HD broadcasts of sporting events Israel-based automated broadcasting company Pixellot Ltd. has acquired Minnesota-based sports video editing and […]
January 21, 2020
נמרוד אהרון וגיא עוזיאל

תנו ל-AI לחזות האם אתם הולכים לנצח במשפט: LitiGate גייסה 5 מיליון דולר

הפלטפורמה של החברה מנתחת מסמכים משפטיים כדי לחסוך לעורכי הדין את העבודה השחורה, ולאפשר להם להתמקד בתכלס. כעת, היא מודיעה על הוספה של 3.5 מיליון דולר […]
November 14, 2019
ניר טרלובסקי, יונתן בן ארצי ואילן שילוח צילום: יח"צ

Akamai acquires Israeli co ChameleonX

Tel Aviv-based ChameleonX has developed self-protection technology for websites to prevent fraud and theft. US cloud services company Akamai Technologies Inc. is acquiring Israeli company ChameleonX, […]
August 19, 2019
ivri lider

“אנחנו מאפשרים לכותבים מת”א להגיע למישהו בארה”ב בתעשיית המוזיקה”

מתן קולנשר ועברי לידר, שותפים בחברת MY PART בכנס When Technology Meets Music” של כלכליסט ובנק לאומי בבית ספר רימון למוסיקה: “אנחנו מנסים לייצר פלטפורמה שעובדת […]
August 19, 2019
woman training at home

Upgrade Your Workout: Enjoy Personal Training At Home, On The Road, Anywhere, Any Time

Technology is increasingly making the gym less necessary, while empowering consumers to work out on their terms and their schedule, wherever they choose. It’s a fitness […]
August 19, 2019
woman stnding and shoot a photo

Talkspace picks up $50 million Series D

Talkspace, the platform that lets patients and therapists communicate online, has today announced the close of a $50 million financing round led by Revolution Growth. Existing […]
August 19, 2019
kidbox product

Disney Teams with KIDBOX to Create Star Wars, Marvel, and Disney Style Boxes Just for Kids

Just in time for back to school shopping, KIDBOX has announced a collaboration with Disney to create Disney, Star Wars, and Marvel-themed style boxes.The first three […]
April 17, 2019
sigmund freud

The Global Mental Healthcare Epidemic Demands an Urgent Paradigm Shift

We are living in the midst of a mental health crisis — in the U.S. and across the globe.  According to the World Health Organization, depression […]
April 17, 2019
Women footballers celebrating

Automated Broadcasting Startup Pixellot Scores Extended Contract With PlayOn! Sports

Israel-based Pixellot develops automated production technologies that provide live, multi-angled, panoramic HD broadcasts of sporting events Automated broadcasting company Pixellot Ltd. and Atlanta, Georgia-based high school […]