Our Team

Complementary Skills. Same Goals. 30 Year Relationship.

Our General Partners have over 50 years of experience in venture capital, entrepreneurship, technology, finance and law and provide this expertise to each of our companies.

Moshe Bellows

Moshe Bellows

General Partner

Moshe is a managing principal of Maccabee Ventures. A YU faculty member and attorney, he brings more than 25 years of experience as an entrepreneur, strategic investor, and trusted advisor to early stage technology companies across several industries. Moshe’s expertise includes SilverTech®, Digital Health, PropTech, FinTech and Cybersecurity. Technology companies in which Moshe has been involved include Envoy America, Indicative, Wisio, Tembo Health, Xtify (acquired by IBM) and kSolo (acquired by Fox Interactive Media/MySpace).

  • J.D. Fordham Law

  • LMSW, Wurzweiler School of Social Work

  • B.A. Yeshiva University

  • FINRA Series 7 and 63

Bruce Taragin

General Partner

Bruce is a managing principal of Maccabee Ventures and a managing director at Blumberg Capital with more than 25 years of experience as a venture capital investor, entrepreneur, technology investment banker and corporate attorney. Bruce co-founded and held several senior management positions within technology companies and has also structured and managed early-stage technology transactions. Bruce serves as a member or observer on the board of directors of Braze, CoverhoundDataband, Fundguard, Katapult, MedigateParse.ly, SAM, SeaLightsSolomoto, WorkJam and others.

  • MBA Fordham University

  • J.D. Fordham University

  • B.A. Yeshiva University

Our Advisors

Our Advisory Committee is comprised of industry leaders across financial services, technology/software, and healthcare.

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Michael Eisenberg

Student Mentor

Partner

Aleph VC

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Laurie Bennet

General Counsel, Hospitality

Amadeus

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Daniel Posner

Chief Investment Officer 

Rensop Investment Group

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Adele Frankel

General Counsel

Nanotronics Imaging Inc.

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Ben Weiner

Managing Partner 

Jumpspeed Ventures

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Miriam Lottner

Senior Content Developer

Microsoft

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Ari Platt

Consultant

BCG

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Lance Hirt

General Partner

Stonecourt Capital

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Sharon Poczter

Department Chief of Strategy & Entrepreneurship

Yeshiva University

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Maria Blekher

Director of Innovation Lab

Yeshiva University 

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Mark Finkel

Director of Sy Syms EMBA Program

Yeshiva University 

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Aaron Wright

Founder/Director of
Tech Startup Clinic
Cardozo School of Law