Eran Ben-Avi – Managing Partner

Concurrently with heading Artisan Capital Partners Eran serves as SVP of European Acquisitions at Rabin, a global industrial real estate and equipment investment company headquartered in San Francisco. After spending several years in San Francisco covering domestic acquisition opportunities for Rabin, Eran moved to Barcelona to lead the international acquisitions team for Rabin.

Prior to Rabin, Eran worked as an investment banker in San Francisco at GCA Savvian and advised dozens of leading high-tech companies on strategic initiatives, debt and equity issuance, strategic acquisitions and general corporate strategy. Prior to his career as an investment banker Eran was a corporate attorney at HFN, one of Israel’s leading law firms. Many of his mergers and acquisitions deals and private placement transactions were cross border and involved leading names such as Google, Microsoft, Oracle, MacAfee, IBM, AOL, Juniper, Cisco and more.

Eran received his MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania with majors in Finance and Accounting, and a Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem in Israel. Eran is a licensed attorney and member of the Israeli Bar Association.

Eran is married and has three girls.