About Jeremy Coller
Jeremy Coller is CEO and founder of Coller Capital, one of the largest global firms in the secondary private equity market. He is a committed philanthropist and supporter of worldwide teaching and research in entrepreneurship and innovation, including at TAU where he founded the Coller Institute of Venture in 2013. Based on his financial acumen in the private equity market, Financial News named him “Personality of the Decade” in Europe. He was also voted one of the most influential people in his line of business in each of the past four years.
In a milestone for Tel Aviv University, the Faculty of Management has been newly dedicated as the Coller School of Management, thanks to a substantial gift from UK investment wizard and TAU Honorary Doctor Jeremy Coller. The gift is expected to take the School to the next level in management research and teaching and to catapult it to the very top among academic providers of management education in venture, innovation, and entrepreneurship.
Solve air travel disruptions and reduce delay cost for airlines
Software for marketers to plan, manage and execute a smart event strategy
Contextual Web -
Search engine indexing web pages in a way similar to the way our brain indexes memories
Generates new tradable markets through an implementation of new liquid financial derivatives
Elefend Security -
Voice-based fraud and identity theft protection to secured conversations
A smart helmet for e-bike riders
Innovative Automatic Device for Microfracture surgery
Performing minimally invasive extraction cardiac tumors and masses from the heart
AI Based decision support platform for chronic diseases
Replacement for plastic goods with biodegradable raw material
Open the online submission system
Deadline for submission
26-30 – April-2020
Bootcamp and mentoring sessions for the finalists
Grand rehearsal before the Final Event
Coller Startup Competition Final Event
*program is subject to change.
Why should I apply?
Be invited to workshops and seminars to help you improve your venture
Get your venture reviewed by professional industry leaders
Top 20 teams will get the opportunity to pitch before a judging panel
10 semi-finalists will each be assigned a dedicated mentoring team to boost their venture
All semi-finalists present their venture at the poster session on the final demo day event
5 selected ventures will get the opportunity to pitch live on stage
Be the winner, and get a $100,000 investment for your venture
2nd place wins a $25,000 investment by Fresh.fund!
Top 5 will get a 6-month office space at the new TAU Entreprneurahip Center, free of charge!
You get to keep all the value generated from mentors and events
Winners will be selected by a cross-section of members of the startup community, which may include VCs, Angel Investors, Academics and Entrepreneurs.
The Coller Competition consists of four stages
Application phase, in which venture teams are encouraged to submit their venture.
Application deadline: Midnight of April 14, 2019,
April 29: First round of judging, after which 20 startups will be chosen to the Semi-Final.
May 5: Semi-final, the 20 startups will pitch in front of an experienced panel of judges. Only 10 will be chosen to present their startups at the Final event.
June 3: Final event, startups will pitch live on stage and we will announce the winner.