Roi Carthy is the managing partner of Initial Capital and is also known in the Israeli and Brazilian startup communities as a connector and advisor. He is the head of special projects at Everythingme and the former Israeli correspondent for TechCrunch.
Since becoming a professional in the industry, Roi Carthy has advised startups in areas ranging from investment and profitability strategies, to beta and general availability launch programs, to product strategy. He has also worked at companies such as Zend Technologies and at Soluto, as head of products.
Roi Carthy has an extensive network of contacts, locally in Israel and in the U.S., ranging from technology companies and startup executives to tier-1 media outlets.
Head of Special Projects
Jun, 2011 - Current (over 5 years)
|Feb 24, 2016||Illawara Mercury - Google, Yahoo ad-blocking battle goes 'nuclear' at Mobile World Congress|
|Feb 24, 2016||Sydney Morning Herlad - Google, Yahoo ad-blocking battle goes 'nuclear' at Mobile World Congress|
|Feb 6, 2016||Sydney Morning Herlad - Ad-blocking pits consumers v publishers, but technology will be the only winner|
|Feb 6, 2016||Illawara Mercury - Ad-blocking pits consumers v publishers, but technology will be the only winner|
|Dec 7, 2015||Quartz - Tech - Ad blocking is getting big, but it can get so much bigger|
|Sep 15, 2015||Re/code - In Bringing Ad Blocking to iPhones, Apple Gives Itself a Boost|
|Sep 7, 2015||Re/code - Ad-Blocking Firm Shine Calls on Carriers to Deliver Mobile Ads Toll Free|
|Sep 9, 2013||TechCrunch - Shine Security Is Reinventing The Antivirus Company For The Age Of Zero-Day Attacks|