About the Company


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Merlin Ventures is the investment arm of Merlin Cyber, a company with over 20 years of success in bringing technologies to market. What makes us unique is our business model. Merlin Ventures is a strategic investor focused on driving growth and value for cybersecurity software companies with market-leading potential. We search globally for opportunities to partner with world-class entrepreneurs with cutting-edge technology. Every investment in our portfolio benefits from our expertise within the U.S. federal and commercial markets and enjoys critical engineering, go-to-market, sales, and support services from Merlin’s vastly experienced team.

Merlin invests in early-stage companies (seed/A round) focused on cybersecurity. Merlin has invested in Israeli companies since 2019, including Talon Cyber Security, Dig Security, Enso, Oxeye, Sepio, and more. Merlin was founded by David Phelps in 1999 and is headquartered in Washington, DC, with an office in Tel Aviv. 

Company Industries:
Venture Capital

Internship Description

The Business Development intern will:

  • Assist Merlin Ventures’ investment and value creation teams with daily assignments.
  • Participate in the VC Core activities, such as reaching out and meeting with cutting-edge startups, assisting in the VC’s Biz-Dev operations, and conducting extensive research about the Israeli high-tech ecosystem.
  • Assist in the marketing efforts of the VC and its performance on social media.

Additional Requirements