Michael Matias



Venture Partner, J-Ventures

Michael Matias - Engineer and entrepreneur at heart, deeply motivated by people and products that make a positive impact on the world. Currently an investor at J-Ventures (early stage Venture Capital fund) and previously a Software Engineer at Hippo Insurance (unicorn) while studying Artificial Intelligence at Stanford University. Graduated from 8200 Cybersecurity Unit in the IDF as an Officer (First Lieutenant), where I founded an led a machine learning research team. A Forbes `30 Under 30` and Forbes `18 Under 18` honoree, TEDx speaker, Birthright Excel alumni, founder of Hacking Generation Y and AnyMeal and host of the `20 Minute Leaders` talk show. Author of Age is Only an Int: "Lessons learned by a Young Entrepreneur".