The Team

Alon Lifshitz

General Partner

Alon is General Partner in Hanaco. Based in Tel-Aviv, he is focusing on Software companies from the Cyber, Fintech, Marketing-tech, SaaS and Enterprise sectors. Previously, Alon held Managing Director position at Blumberg Capital, a 700M US based venture capital firm out of San Francisco, and headed the firm’s Tel Aviv office. Alon is been involved in the Israeli tech market for more than 19 years now, as well as being very active in the European and Japanese technology markets. Alon served in as board member in some of Israel’s fastest growing companies such as Credorax, Yotpo, ZooZ, Solomoto, Namogoo, Apester and others. 

Alon also very involved as investor in other fast growing companied such as Fundbox, Biocatch, Forstcale, Insights and others.

Pasha Romanovski

General Partner

Pasha Romanovski is General Partner in Hanaco and based in Tel-Aviv. Pasha brings to the Fund his amazing skills as experienced entrepreneur. Previously, Pasha was entrepreneur and investor whose media holdings include a successful lineup of companies such as SOLOMOTO, Socialist etc.
Pasha has been involved in the world of technology, media and advertising for over a decade and is a top thought leader in media trends, particularly in Social Media and online advertising. Pasha made his start as CEO and founder of Intersol Group LTD in Tel Aviv and was a Board Member of Gameland Media. Pasha’s experience stems from serving as a CEO, investor, and Board Member to numerous start-ups and established companies. Outside the private sector, Pasha is a top advisor at Kiryat Ono Academic College in Israel, a leading private university and business school in Israel.

Lior Prosor

General Partner

Lior is General Partner in Hanaco. Based in NY, he currently focuses on Israeli entrepreneurs based in the US and is most interested in consumer facing businesses, as well as frontier technologies (AR/VR, Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain).  

Lior invested and partnered with the founders of Via Transportation, Lemonade Insurance, Feedvisor, Talkspace and many others. 

Previously, Lior was a General Partner at Elevator Venture Capital and led the firm’s US activity since 2011. Before that, he was an analyst/associate at Pitango Venture Capital. Lior holds an LLB and LLM from the Interdisciplinary Center in Herzliah, Israel. Lior also served as a Captain in the Israeli Paratroopers. 

Oren Charnoff

Oren Charnoff is a Principal at Hanaco. Currently based in NY (soon headed back to Israel), Oren manages the deal flow and works closely with portfolio companies.

Prior to joining Hanaco, Oren was on the investment team at a $2b multi-strategy investment fund in NY. Oren focused on early and growth stage tech investments, primarily in Israeli companies. He worked on investments such as Credorax, Deep Instinct, Fiverr and MapAnything aswell as secondary opportunities.

Prior to investing, Oren gained operating experience at Windward (Israel) and Omega Point (NY) where he helped launch and scale fintech and insurtech data and analytics products.