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Founder and Managing Partner: Michael Hidary Strategy Focus: Real Estate, Venture, Direct Deals, and Early Stage Growth Companies Geographic Coverage: North America, Europe and Israel

Michael Hidary | Founder and Managing Partner

Michael has 20 years of sales and management experience serving large commercial customers.  Michael has managed the buildout of CRM enterprise cloud-based applications. Michael also has deep technical expertise on a broad range of platforms including data center energy management, commercial solar, LED, EV charging, battery storage, waste to energy, building management systems (BMS), demand response, building and utility bill auditing, Energy Star benchmarking, cellulose insulation, geothermal, wind and other solutions for commercial buildings and modular structures. Michael is the investment manager for the Hidary Family Office and Foundation tasked with creating deal flow, analyzing prospective investments and managing the portfolio with an emphasis on impact and meaning. Mr. Hidary also has a solid background in real estate and is a limited partner to Hidrock Properties. Hidrock develops and owns Marriott and Hilton hotels as well as office buildings, shopping centers, and condominium projects Michael studied entrepreneurship at Babson College and studied abroad at Bar-Ilan University. Michael lives in Brooklyn and Caesarea with his wife, Sarah, and their children David, Aimee, Joshua and Chloe. Mr. Hidary is currently studying for the SIE, S7TO, and S63 exam registrations with FINRA.