Baruch M. Halpert
Sapir Capital is led by Baruch Halpert. With more than 20 years of experience in VC and Private Equity as an entrepreneur, corporate finance advisor, senior executive and an investor, Baruch has developed a large network of contacts across the globe.
Since 2010, Baruch and his team have been involved in turn around through active management and PE investments of high yield opportunities. In this capacity, Baruch and his team are active in investing in companies with annual revenues of at least USD 100 million in special situations and took part in the successful turnarounds of, inter alia, Hemaclear (www.hemaclear.com), Apnano (www.nisusacorp.com) and HBL (www.hbl.co.il).
Early in his career, Baruch was active in oil and gas exploration in Israel. In that capacity he obtained, developed, and sold the rights to an Israeli oil and gas exploration license, the Megiddo Prospect, to Ultra Petroleum (AMEX: UPL). In 1997, Baruch founded E*TRADE Israel (www.etrade.com). Obtaining a license from E*TRADE, Baruch put together a core management team and headed several successful rounds of financing. Following E*TRADE, Baruch was Head of Corporate Finance at Fantine Capital.
Baruch holds an LLB Degree (Hons.) from Reading University, UK.
Boaz Brisker, CPA (Isr.)
Boaz is a financial analyst with more than 7 years of experience, including auditing, valuation, due diligence, business plans, economic studies and investment banking. Boaz has a deep technological background in various fields, and he is an expert in building complicated financial models and business plans for high-profile listed and private companies worldwide.
Boaz holds a BA Economics/Accountings from Tel-Aviv University, IL.
Certified Public Accountant in Israel since 2013.
Private Equity Turn-Around
Locating investment opportunities through our global network.
Performing preliminary financial analysis for a Go \ No-Go decision.
Conducting a thorough due-diligence process.
Building a valuation Model.
Identifying the material issues.
Outlining strategic highlights and defining a viable road map as basis for the day after closing.
Delineating the optimal transaction structure and terms.
Leading negotiation to a successful closing.
Accompanying the company throughout the implementation process.
Delivering bottom-line results in a short period of time.
Full or partial Exit where possible.
Our Skill Set
Sapir Capital, a PE Turn Around investor, is putting into practice the rich and successful experience it has accumulated as a boutique corporate finance house, which included advisory services for VC backed international companies in the high-tech, life sciences and clean tech sectors.
Sapir Capital specializes in turn-around and Private Equity investments, leading companies in distress and infliction points through strategic restructuring and unlocking shareholders value.
Regardless of the industry, geography, and the sector - our emphasis is always on the process - from preliminary analysis, to quick implementation of our findings and then making required adjustments based on developing realities on the ground - all guided by 'can do' approach - cutting through red tape and untangling Gordian knots.
As of today, Sapir Capital led a few of these turn-arounds in spaces as diverse as nano technology, medical devices, drug development, clean tech and oil & gas.
Sapir Capital - The Contrarian Investor
Sapir Capital is an independent investment firm specializing in unique and under-the-radar investment opportunities.
Based on years of in-depth experience by our management team and the extended network, we can effectively locate the perfect targets, invest, and then capitalize on our vast know-how and expertise to deliver exceptional yields in our portfolio companies.
At Sapir Capital we believe that every situation is like no other - and that's why each deserves one-of-a-kind solution, enabling us to realize the full potential of each investment.