Barak Pridor serves as Managing Partner at Saban Ventures. He leads the fund's venture and growth equity investments.
Barak serves on the boards of EX-CO, Applicaster, Beach Bum, SimilarWeb, Bustle, Polyrize, Zeitgold, and Mine.
Prior to Saban Ventures, Barak's career comprised of entrepreneurial and operating roles, ranging from building an early stage company into a market leader, to a senior leadership role within a large, global corporation. His experience also includes venture capital investment and various executive and non-executive board positions. Earlier in his career Barak served as an Executive Vice President at Thomson Reuters (NYSE: TRI) and was CEO of ClearForest, which was acquired by TRI.
As part of his commitment to the Israeli tech scene, Barak co-founded SOSA, a hub for entrepreneurs, service providers and executives involved in Israel’s start-up scene.
Barak earned an MBA from INSEAD and a B.Sc. in Mathematics and Computer Science from the Tel Aviv University.