Our Mission

Is to accelerate international sustainable development using tech innovation.
By creating the infrastructure for cooperation between tech innovation and the impact movement, we can truly drive meaningful solutions for the largest social and environmental challenges of our generation. GITA seeks to accelerate and scale the Impact tech sector’s development through focused leadership and collaborative actions.

GITA's Way

Community, Leading meaningful collaboration among global actors, practitioners and organizations.

Open data, assembling databases to back decision makers with impact investment and increase collaboration in the ecosystem.

Training and Knowledge sharing of Impact tech innovation, measurement and management.

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The Organization

GITA is a non for profit organization led by practitioners from the High-tech, Impact and Venture Capital sectors. 

We are a global network of impact-tech leaders who are working in various ways to address the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) through tech innovation.

GITA chapters are the local bonfires for impact practitioners to address impact challenges in their local context.

Our Partners

We believe that collaboration partnership is essential for a wide impact to take place.
GITA is working with various partners to make impact tech investment more accessible, transparent and measurable.

Leadership

Leehe Skular

Managing Director

A is global impact investing professional since 2008, primarily in global climate finance. Since 2013, has been working with Israeli investors, government, corporates, accelerator, academia, and VC funds to direct Israeli innovation for global challenges.

Cecile Blilious

GITA Chairman

Cecile is a pioneer of the Israeli impact investment market with nearly two decades of impact-tech investing experience. She is the Head of Impact and Sustainability at Pitango Venture Capital and Founder of Impact First Investments. Cecile previously managed the Noaber Foundation’s Israeli investments and held executive positions as a founder, CEO, and board member of several startups.

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Marcio Lempert

Managing Director

Has over 25 years of hi-tech experience in executive positions (Orbotech, RAD, Finjan, etc). He was also CEO of Dualis – a pioneer Israeli Social Investment Fund. Recently, Marcio served as a mentor and director to tech companies and VCs, and teaches Entrepreneurship & Impact Business at the IDC.

Team

Karen Blumenthal

Rona Meerovitch

Bar Zimilis

Shahaf Samuch