Daniel Recanati is the founder and CEO of Rhodium. As a passionate entrepreneur, Daniel has founded and invested in early stage technology companies for over 10 years. He loves working with entrepreneurs and helping them fulfill their dreams.
Daniel is closely involved in a variety of community organizations. He co-founded Apple Seeds Academy - The Israeli Society for the Advancement of the Information Age, and CodeBlue - a non-profit organization where developers are taught advanced programming languages. Daniel also sits on the board of The Israel National Museum of Science Technology and Space (MadaTech), The Yahel Leon Recanati Foundation, and Net Democracy - the Israeli Center for Networks and Democracy.
Daniel serves as a board member, observer or advisor in a number of companies including Face.com (up until its acquisition by Facebook), Hopstop (up until its acquisition by Apple), YieldMo, ZooZ, GreenSQL, Yotpo, and Rounds.com
Daniel holds an LLB and BA from the Interdisciplinary Center, Herzliya.
Daniel lives in Tel Aviv with his wife, Salit. He loves to explore the world, test out new gadgets for their practical applications and is especially fascinated by how new technologies can reshape and positively change our lives.
|Jun, 2016||Switch||$4M / Series A||Rhodium|
|May, 2016||Zooz||$24M / Series C||Rhodium|
|Apr, 2016||Comedy.com||$1.5M / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Jun, 2015||Mapme||$1M / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Mar, 2015||goFlow Surf||$500k / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Dec, 2014||Switch||$2.4M / Seed||Rhodium|
|Jul, 2014||Zooz||$12M / Series B||Rhodium|
|Dec, 2013||Compass||$700k / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Dec, 2013||Yieldmo||$8M / Series B||Rhodium|
|Oct, 2013||Outbrain||$35M / Series E||Rhodium|
|Apr, 2013||Zooz||$3M / Series A||Rhodium|
|Nov, 2011||Zooz||$1.5M / Seed||Rhodium|
|Feb, 2011||Outbrain||$11M / Series C||Rhodium|
|Nov, 2010||Hashable||$4M / Series A||Rhodium|
|Feb, 2009||Face.com||$1M / Series A||Rhodium|
|Feb, 2009||Outbrain||$12M / Series B||Rhodium|
|Jul, 2008||modu||$58M / Series A||Rhodium|
|Jul 29, 2015||e27 News - New startup ecosystem mapping tools are redefining networking|
|Jun 23, 2015||Venture Beat - Funding Daily: Today’s tech funding news, in one place|
|Jun 23, 2015||Venture Beat - Israel’s Mapme finds $1M in seed round|
|Mar 6, 2015||TechCrunch - goFlow Surf App Launches 10 New Sports And Raises A Seed Round|
|Jan 20, 2014||TechCrunch - Beats Will Shut Down MOG Music April 15; MOG Founder Joins Stealth Mobile Startup Chosen|
|Dec 22, 2013||FinSMEs - FinSMEs|
|Dec 20, 2013||TechCrunch - Backed By Steve Blank & More, Startup Genome Founders Launch Next-Gen Benchmarking Tool For Startups|