Shimon joined Battery in early 2013 and focuses on private equity investments, including buyouts, rollups, growth equity, PIPES and take-privates. Based in Battery’s Israel office, Shimon has extensive experience working with businesses in Israel and Europe.
Prior to joining Battery Shimon spent several years at Markstone Capital, a private equity firm based in Israel, where he was responsible for several of the firm’s portfolio companies. Shimon spent time as the active Vice Chairman of Magnolia Silver Jewelry and sat on the Board of several portfolio companies. Prior to joining Markstone, he worked as an equity analyst with Goldman Sachs. Coverage included technology and pharmaceutical sectors. Shimon began his career at PricewaterhouseCoopers in the UK specializing on the insurance and fund management sectors as well as consulting on infrastructure and telecommunication transactions.
Shimon is a UK Chartered Accountant. He received a B.Sc. in Economics with First Class Honors from the London School of Economics, specializing in Accounting and Finance.