Mr Assia has experience in Israeli high tech software industry. Mr Assia founded multiple global companies and listed them on either NASDAQ or TASE (Tel Aviv Stock Exchange). Mr Assia is the Chairman of iAngels, a crowd funding platform and is involved as a lead angel and a director in multiple high tech companies. Mr Assia also runs his family's, privately held, investment company, Nadyr Investments Ltd. Prior to iAngels, Mr Assia was the executive Chairman of eToro, the social trading network. In 1986, Mr Assia co founded Magic Software, where he served as either Chairman or CEO until 2007. Magic Software is a global international software company with world class innovative development and integration platforms. Magic Software was the first Israeli Software Company to be listed on NASDAQ (MGIC) in 1991. In 1980, Mr Assia co founded Mashov Computers, the micro computer software company in Israel, being one of the first high tech companies to be listed three (3) years later, on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange - TASE. Mr Assia is involved in educational institutions such as the Weizmann Institute of Science, the Israel Education Fund, Tel Aviv University and Yeda Research and Development, the technology transfer office of the Weizmann Institute. Mr Assia is also on a board member of the First International Bank of Israel and DBmaestro and Become (formerly Lending Express).
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