Ruti Alon

Ruti Alon

Biography
  • General Partner, Pitango Venture Capital Fund
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  • Ruti Alon is a General Partner at Pitango. Her investment focus is high-tech medical and Life Sciences startups.
  • Ruti previously held senior positions at Montgomery Securities and Kidder Peabody & Co.
  • Ruti established ILSI, Israel Life Science Industry, in 2005. ILSI is a non-profit representing the mutual goals of approximately 700 Israeli life science companies, now merged with HTIA to form IATI (Israel Advanced Technologies Industries)
  • She is the Chairperson of the Boards of BioControl and BrainsGate. In addition, she is a Member of the Boards of Apos Therapy, Carbofix Orthopedics and Vascular Biogenics (VBL).
  • Ruti previously served on the Boards of ColBar, acquired by Johnson& Johnson, Disc-O-Tech (acquired by Kyphon) and Ventor (acquired by Medtronic (NYSE: MDT))
  • Ruti has a B.A. in Economics from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, an M.B.A. from Boston University, and an M.S. from the Columbia University School of Physicians and Surgeons.