Yoav was a founding partner of 4RAE Renewable and Alternative Energy Investments, a private equity group with $200million under management, where he specialised in smart energy and project development of renewable energy including wind, solar and biomass power stations. Prior to this, Yoav was part of the private equity investment team that entered the ultra-deep-water oil-drilling sector, culminating in the construction of three drill ships with an aggregate value exceeding $1.5billion and an IPO on the New York Stock Exchange (Pacific Drilling). Yoav holds a B.Sc. in Computer Science and Software Engineering from the University of Birmingham and an MBA from the London Business School.
Ziko spent two years at a London-based hedge fund, specialising in long/short equity with over $1billion under management. Previously he worked as an investment banker with Credit Suisse, working in the New York office as an analyst in the Leveraged Finance group. Ziko received his Bachelor of Arts in Economics and International Business from Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts, USA.