Betty HelperHead of Marketing and Investor relations
Zach HirschSenior Analyst
Co-founder & CEO
Mr. Omer is the Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Reigo. He brings 21 years of software development and product management experience and more than 16 years in leadership of software groups worldwide, with the proven success of deployment of tens of millions of devices at tier-1 Telco’s such as Vodafone, Cablevision, BT, Telefonica …, and SW as a service product in the leading Connected Home operators.
Before joining Reigo Mr. Omer served as the GM and founder of Technicolor Israel innovation center and VP Engineering Technicolor global. In addition he held positions of Head of R&D at Jungo, managing SW deployed in 70M homes. Large scale R&D and Product executive at Cisco and Radcom. Mr. Omer holds BSc. in Computer science and Mathematics from Tel-Aviv University, and an MBA in Philosophy (from the TAU).
Co-founder & CRO
Mr. Zror is the Co-Founder and Chief Revenue Officer at Reigo and Buligo Capital. Prior to joining Reigo, Mr. Zror was the CEO of Paneco, an e-commerce platform. Before that, he was the Head of SunPower Israel, a subsidiary of SunPower Corp (NASDAQ: SPWR), a leading solar panel manufacturer, where he was in charge of the development, construction and sale of multi-million solar projects in Israel. Prior to SunPower, Mr. Zror was a Consultant at Bain & Company, where he consulted Fortune 500 companies and private equity funds in the fields of retail, real estate and healthcare. Mr. Zror holds BA in Accounting and Bachelors of Law from Tel Aviv University (with Honors), and an MBA from the University of Chicago (with Honors).
Co-founder & CIO
Mr. Goren is Reigo co-founder Chief Investments Officer. He is the founder of Buligo Capital and serves as its Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Goren has extensive experience in sourcing, negotiating, structuring, financing and closing private equity real estate transactions, investment programs, funds, and funds of funds. Prior to founding Buligo, Mr. Goren managed a multi-division operation in a leading Israeli investment firm for over 11 years where he invested hundreds of millions of dollars in equity on behalf of major institutional investors and high net worth individuals. Mr. Goren is a magna cum laude graduate of Tel Aviv University with a BA in Economics and a Bachelor of Laws, and has a Master of Business Administration from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management. Mr. Goren also served as a Major in the Israeli Defense Forces
Mr. Lavi is the Chief Financial Officer of Reigo. He brings 20 years of global and leadership financial experience.
Prior to joining Reigo, Mr. Lavi served as the Head of Finance of Amdocs’ Open Network division (DOX NASDAQ). Prior to that, Mr. Lavi fulfilled various finance roles in Amdocs, both in Israel and in Australia, where he led global finance organizations.
Mr. Lavi was an auditor in the Bank of Israel and a senior associate in PwC.
Mevi is a Certified Public Accountant and is holding a B.A. in Accounting and Economics from Tel Aviv University.
Mr. Oleg Branopolsky is the CTO of Reigo. He brings 25 years in software development and architecture, leadership of software teams, proven experience of working in global organizations and startups.
Before joining Reigo Mr. Branopolsky served as the SW architect at Amdocs Israel and managed company Phyton community. In addition, he held positions of SW architect at Fundtech, CheckPoint mobile security. He has wide experience in developing large scale distributed systems.
Mr. Branopolsky served as an external consultant at Leumi Bank, CTO department, and Hapoalim Bank.
Mr. Oleg holds MSc. in Physics Science and Semiconductor Engineering from Chernovtzy University.
Dr. Navot Akiva
Head of Data Science
Dr. Navot Akiva is the Head of Data Science at Reigo.
Dr. Akiva is an expert in Artificial Intelligence in the fields of Data Science and Natural Language Processing (NLP). He brings 18 years of experience applying Machine Learning & Deep Learning to address AI challenges across various business sectors including ad-tech, healthcare, fintech, homeland security, customer service and others.
Dr. Akiva holds a PhD in computer science from Bar-Ilan University for his thesis on Unsupervised Authorship Attribution. He has published over 18 academic papers and has served as a peer reviewer for ECIR, JASIST, ACM Computing Surveys (CSUR), and ICWSM.
Remy Adda is a data scientist at Reigo. After completing two Master’s degrees, one in Engineering and one in Operations Research, Mr. Adda started his carreer as an algorithm developer at Orange Telekom, Paris. Then, he decided to move to Israel in order to extend his data science’s skills by completing an ultra-intensive program at Israel-Tech-Challenge (Tel-Aviv). Before Reigo, Mr.Adda developed several deep models and machine learning models in various fields such as supply chain, cybersecurity and computer vision in companies like Orange Telekom and Checkpoint.
Senior Data Analyst
Avi Berger is Senior Data Analyst at Reigo Investments. He has over 20 years of work experience in a varied career, working his way up in media buying agencies in the United States finishing as local media supervisor at PHD before moving to Israel in 2010. In Israel, he pivoted his expertise in data predictions to become a data analyst most recently at CrediFi where he and his team were responsible for maintaining and cleaning the company database.
Avi hails from Los Angeles, CA and now lives in Bet Shemesh with his wife and 4 children.
Head of Product
Mr. Regev is Reigo’s Head of Product. He brings 16 years’ experience in product management and credit risk in Israel and the United States. He has a diverse background in fintech companies, banking, real estate debt and entrepreneurship.
Mr. Regev ran a start-up company with a B2C product used in over 15 countries. As a product manager at a fintech start-up, he led the successful implementation of an ML product in a Brazilian microfinance fund and managed over $2 billion of debt in transactions and credit ratings.
Before joining Reigo, Mr. Regev Co-founded and managed MyMaster Education, an Ed-Tech company. Additionally, he was a Product Manager at CrediGence Innovation Ltd, an ML-based B2B, FinTech company. Mr. Regev held a position of a Senior Credit Analyst and Real Estate sector lead at Standard & Poor’s, and as Assistant Vice President in the Corporate Lending Division at IDB New York.
Mr. Regev holds a B.A. in Business with a specialization in finance and marketing from the College of Management Academic Studies, and an M.B.A. with a specialization in finance from the College of Management Academic Studies.
Real estate Operation & Data
Bachelor of B.A Economics and Management from Ben-Gurion University
M.Sc. student in Industrial Engineering and Management, Business Systems & Big Data, Afeka College
Head of Marketing and Investor relations
Betty Helper is head of Marketing and Investor relations.
Betty brings with her hands on experience from a variety of companies and sectors.
Prior to joining Reigo Betty served as marketing manager of a leading industrial service distribution company. Betty also gained experience on the public sector as an in house consultant in various governmental offices as well as licensing and governmental relations for EDF EN in Israel.
Betty holds a B.A in International Relations from the Hebrew university and M.A in Security Studies from Tel Aviv University.
Roman is a finance professional, specializing in business and economic development, identifying investment opportunities, raising capital and providing holistic finance solutions for real estate projects, with broad experience in all aspects of financial analysis. He managed analysis team performing due diligence and underwriting of very large spectrum of real estate investments in Israel, UK and mostly in U.S. projects include new development and existing commercial and residential properties.
Mr. Schuchalter is an investments analyst at Reigo. He brings a wealth of experience in financial markets and investing. Before joining Reigo, Mr. Schuchalter headed Asset Management and Financial Analysis at Sade Capital, a real estate private equity firm specializing in multifamily and commercial real estate, overseeing management of the firm’s properties, modeling returns, and analyzing potential future opportunities. Prior to that he led the securities market risk team at Bank Leumi in Tel Aviv after spending most of his career at Goldman Sachs in the Securities Division Market Risk Group in New York. Mr.Schuchlater graduated Summa Cum Laude from the Hebrew University with a degree in Economics and Business Administration.
Zach Hirsch is a Senior Analyst at Reigo, he brings over 10 years of experience in banking and real estate finance. Prior to joining Reigo, Mr. Hirsch served as a Senior Analyst at one of Israel’s leading global real estate private equity firms. Mr. Hirsch also served as a bank portfolio manager managing an $800M portfolio. Mr. Hirsch has experience in underwriting, portfolio management, distressed asset restructurings, as well as strategy and business development. Mr. Hirsch has a B.S. in accounting from YU.
Head of Biz Dev
Mr. Baum is the Head of Business Development at Reigo. He brings over 8 years of experience in real estate finance. Prior to joining Reigo, Mr. Baum served as an origination & asset management professional at Lane Capital Partners, a boutique real estate special situations investment firm. Mr. Baum holds a Bachelor of Science in Finance from New York University.
Real estate debt Analyst
Yaron brings with him 15 years of experience as an analyst, specializing in real estate debt for the last 7 years.
Prior to joining Reigo he performed as a debt finance analyst at entropy.
Yaron holds A B.A in economics from TAU
Senior Software Developer
Highly experienced senior developer with a demonstrated history of working in a variety of technology companies as a Developer, CTO and System architect. Strong in technologies with a BA in Economics from Ben Gurion University
Senior Software Engineer
Bronislava is a Software Engineer at Reigo.
More than 10 years in Software Engineering, worked at wide range of different companies, from small startups to big corporates, like Comverse and Matrix consulting service.
From design to customer’s trainings on the company’s systems, from bash to html.
Took part on creating life-saving cell broadcast alert systems in Chile and Israel, during work at eVigilo, starting from 6 people company, finished with over 30 people, with subcontractors and team of IDF programmers.
Part of personal qualities are contained development of concepts and high-level architecture, including control of the implementation of the features throughout the project.
Brings deep understanding of working processes, wide knowledge about solving complex technical problems and writing some critical pieces of code, where needed not only knowledge of the language itself, but also the particularity of internal development environment if necessary.
Chief Credit Officer
Experienced commercial real estate professional with extensive debt and equity in all asset classes. Areas
of expertise include asset management, underwriting, credit, structuring, origination, operations and capital markets.
Real estate asset management & underwriting
Brendan is Real estate asset management & underwriting at Reigo. He brings over 3 years of experience in real estate asset management. Prior to joining Reigo, Brendan served as an Analyst on the Special Servicing team at Toorak Capital Partners, an institutional capital provider in the real estate industry. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Finance from Fairfield University’s Dolan School of Business.
Steve BallAdvisory Board
Zur ErezAdvisory Board
Asaf ArieliAdvisory Board
Mr. Ball spent 22 years at Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc., where he most recently served as head of its securitized commercial mortgage lending/mezzanine lending platform with responsibility for all aspects of the CMBS business in the U.S. Serves as Principal Executive Officer, President and Chief Investment Officer of FundCore Institutional Income Trust Inc
Mr. Erez is co-founder of Tenengroup Ltd., a successful e-commerce firm. He is an entrepreneur and investor in several ventures, mostly international online businesses. Mr. Erez, a veteran real estate investor, holds a Computer Science (BCS) degree and an MBA from Tel Aviv University.
Asaf Arieli serves as Vice President of Asset Management and Acquisitions, leading Buligo’s Philadelphia office. Mr. Arieli brings over 15 years of experience in real estate finance, acquisition and management. Arieli worked in the banking industry, where he built and managed two mortgage banks that originated and sold $500M worth of loans in the secondary market. Mr. Arieli has also served as a Relationship Manager at Bridge Bank, where he managed a loan portfolio for over 20 early-stage hi-tech companies. Mr. Arieli holds an EMBA in Banking and Financial Engineering from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and a BA in Economics from the University of California, Berkeley.
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Data Acquisition Specialist
As a data acquisition specialist, you will be responsible for seeking and finding new and relevant data to assist the growth and development of our machine learning based product.
This role will work with cross functional leaders from Engineering, Product, Underwriting and Business Development teams.
Examples for the work you will do:
- Work with the Product Managers to understand and identify the needs of a new data
- Research and identify alternate data sources, from public and partner sources to support our new products development
- Work closely with our real estate underwriting team to ensure the quality of the acquired information
- Efficiently onboard existing and new data sources
- Collaborate with data engineering team for onboarding new data
- Proactively manage existing data licensing agreements and maintain relationships and directly interface with third party data providers to onboard and update content successfully
Experience, Skills and Other Desirable Attributes
- 3-5 years of experience as data manager/ acquisition
- Deep understanding of US real estate world and terminology
- Familiarity with Data bases
- Strong excel and SQL skills
- Accountable, self-motivated, detail-oriented, outstanding communicator, and are quick to learn new technologies/concepts
Real estate analyst
Reigo is looking for a full time professional, passionate and motivated real estate analyst (based in Israel) to join the core team of a startup that is using data science to reshape the real estate lending market.
• Be part of the underwriting and analysis of new debt investments opportunities team.
• Perform financial analysis of the existing high-yield commercial/Residential mortgage loan .
• Working with the R&D and product team to improve, explore and validate Reigo’s AI-powered underwriting platform.
• Performing market research on data sources to enable better investments models.
• Support efforts of the Real Estate Finance Group
• 2-5 years of experience as analyst in the US real estate debt market. Must. Advantage to the residential debt market and the hard money market.
• Ability to operate independently, in small deal teams, and with a large amount of individual responsibility.
• Entrepreneurial mindset, with a demonstrated willingness to take on tasks across the full range of responsibilities.
Join Reigo US team
Positions will be published soon.