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Yale University, Post-Doctoral 2006
Open Source Licensing, Memetics
New York University (NYU), Doctoral 2005
Evolutionary Game Theory & Law
The Hebrew University

Current Companies

Co-founder, President & CMO

Former Companies

Co-Founder, Vice President
Advisory Board Member
Visiting fellow

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Michal Tsur

Michal is co-founder and President of Kaltura, the developer of an open source video platform, powering video management, publishing, syndication and monetization solutions for media companies, universities and enterprises.

Prior to Kaltura, Michal co-founded Cyota and was part of its management team from its inception up until its acquisition by RSA Security, Inc (NASDAQ: RSAS) for $145M (US) in 2005 (RSA was subsequently acquired by EMC Inc (NYSE: EMC)).

Michal holds a doctoral degree in application of game theoretic models to law from New York University, and was a post-doctoral fellow at Yale Law School’s Information Society Project where her research focused on Open Source, Memetics, and evolutionary game-theory. Michal also clerked at the supreme court of Israel.

Michal was a competitive swimmer, and triathlete. She blogs at

Recent Milestones


Company Date Round Size Participants
Qlika 10/2013Seed$1.7M3



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