KOISRA Seed Partners is a Korea-based seed fund and accelerator, which focuses on transforming Korean startups into global success stories through the mentoring and networks of well-established Israeli entrepreneurs.
Our vision is to foster innovation in Korea and help transcend the startups into global market leaders. We believe Korean startups have great potential to succeed in global scale, with great pool of talents, sheer determination and efforts to succeed, and nationwide enthusiasm for entrepreneurship. We also believe these conditions are similar to Israel, and thus the know-how of the "Startup Nation" will be the most effective tool to help Korean startup aspiring to be the next global superstar.
KSP's acceleration program provides office space and up to ₩30,000,000 initial funding. But most of all, we have a pool of experienced Israeli mentors, who had made IPO in NASDAQ or sold their companies to global tech giants. We believe this mentoring is unique among all the other opportunities found in Korea, and thus can proudly present to determined and tireless Korean entrepreneurs.
Our mentors’ expertise, and thusly our focus, lies in the Enterprise market, and specifically on Mobile, Medical, IoT, Cyber Security, Internet, Robotics, E-commerce and Telecom.
If you wish to make a major disruption in a global scale, please feel free to knock the door for our acceleration program.
As the first and only Korean accelerator that leverages the expertise of Israeli mentors, we built our team with experienced Israeli and Korean professionals who came together seeking to transform Korea into the next "Startup Nation".
Yeongjae KangManaging General Partner
Yeongjae Kang is the managing director of BlueMoon Lab, a management consulting firm for startups and business development, and an angel investor. With 20 years of experience of theoretical analysis and practical problem solving for diverse economic and management issues as economist, management consultant, and corporate executive , he is an innovation expert in areas of business strategy and development, performance management and productivity programs, industrial organization, and competition policy. Yeongjae received a B.S. from Seoul National University and a Ph.D. in economics from Princeton University.
Eyal Victor MamouManaging General Partner
Eyal Victor Mamou is an Israeli lawyer that has been living in Korea for more than 7 years. He is the Founder and CEO of KOISRA and has extensive and practical experience in developing market entries strategies, locating partners and investors. Prior to KOISRA, Eyal founded Joomini and co-founded E.M. Advanced Internet Solutions, a successful Internet applications and servers development companies. Eyal received a Master of Law in Commercial Law and LL.B. from Tel-Aviv University, Magna Cum Laude.
Aviram JenikManaging General Partner
Aviram Jenik is an Israeli angel investor and serial entrepreneur living in Seoul and Silicon Valley. He is the Founder and CEO of Beyond Security, a leading provider of security testing tools. His experience includes two successful exits with previous startups. Aviram received a Master of Business Administration from Tel Aviv University and a B.S. in Computer Science from the Technion - Israel Institute of Technology.
Dae Jin ParkManaging General Partner
Dae Jin (David) Park is the CEO Yogibo Korea, a retails home decor chain. In the past he co-founded KOISRA and worked at the commercial section of the Korean Embassy in Israel (KOTRA) and has 15 years of experience in Israeli and Korean businesses, cultural and diplomatic relations. David received a B.A from Hebrew University of Jerusalem and an M.A. from Tel Aviv University, Magna Cum Laude.