March 12, 2018 | OurCrowd, the equity crowdfunding platform, announced Monday the opening of a new UK office located in Mayfair, London, according to a statement. This is the 10th location for OurCrowd, which was founded in Jerusalem and also has offices in the United States, Canada, Australia, and Singapore. The new office will be headed by its new Director of Investor Relations Lina White, who formerly worked at the multinational finance firm Goldman Sachs. White will manage OurCrowd activities, including the growing community of British investors. OurCrowd expects to add thousands of new UK investors and help Israeli startups enter the UK market. Founded in 2013 by Jon Medved, OurCrowd currently has almost 25,000 accredited investors from over 112 countries. It has raised over $650 million and invested in 145 portfolio companies and funds. The company predicts it will surpass $1 billion in assets under management, raised through equity crowdfunding from investors.
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