GSD Welcomes New Team Member Eli Taranto, Chief Growth Officer
GSD Venture Studios welcomes newest team member, Eli Taranto as Chief Business Development Officer.
“We’re excited to add Eli to the growing GSD team and are confident he will do a phenomenal job as our Chief Business Development Officer.” -Gary A. Fowler
Eli brings to GSD his successful international expertise in Investor Relations and Business Development. Having started his career in London, working with Rolls Royce, Quintessentially, Vodafone and on the IPO of Gazprom, he went on to consult US digital retail giants Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s through e-commerce provider Pitney Bowes.
He headed Private Banking at one of Russia’s major banks where he worked on developing a private banking platform with UK’s Barclays Wealth Management. Formerly CMO of AltaIR Capital (Pitchbook’s Top 10 Most Active VC in Israel) and COO of a $1Bn Family Office in Singapore.
Eli shares a passion for startups and new ideas and finds inspiration in helping them come to life.
“Eli’s international experience and excitement for startups is going to be very valuable for our portfolio companies who want to #GoGlobal” — Derek Distenfield