Prescott WatsonPrincipal at Maniv Mobility
Prescott has invested in, advised, and served in senior product roles for numerous high-growth tech companies in the US and Israel. Prescott became fintech startup OurCrowd's first employee in 2012, leading product for its online wealth management platform. OurCrowd is today a 200+ employee firm with $1B AUM and was recognized by KPMG as a "top 10" global fintech startup. In 2014, he joined OurCrowd's investment team, leading the seed round into AR startup Edgybees. He later actively advised Edgybees on their US product strategy and entrance into the defense market. He also participated in OurCrowd's investments in Zoomcar (where he served as a board observer), Innoviz, NooBaa (acquired by RedHat), Argus Cyber Security (acquired by Continental), Scopio Labs, Kenna Security, Celeno, Airobotics, Zebra Medical, Hyperloop One, and CyberX.
Maniv is a $100M mobility-focused seed fund in Israel and the US. We are thesis-driven investors with deep expertise and network access that has enabled us to be effective hands-on partners to founders at the earliest stages. Our portfolio includes the likes of Intuition Robotics, Phantom Auto, Cognata, Brodmann17, Hailo, Oryx Vision, and Upstream Security. Our LPs include over 10 strategics and numerous former executives from the automotive, transport and logistics space.