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Simplex

Simplex provides Bitcoin exchanges, broker websites and wallet applications with a safe, fraud-free, and fully protected platform for selling Bitcoins online via credit card transactions, thus creating a safer environment for the customer.

News and Press

Israeli bitcoin payment co Simplex raises $7m

Bloomberg • Feb. 7, 2016

Feb. 07--Israeli bitcoin payment company Simplex has closed a $7 million Series A financing round with the participation of angel investors and companies in the bitcoin ecosystem, such as Bitmain and Cumberland.

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Founders / Key Team

Nimrod Lehavi
Nimrod Lehavi
CEO & Co-Founder

A self confessed ‘geek’, Simplex founder Nimrod Lehavi’s career spans two decades of expertise and knowledge. He’s well-respected in Israel’s startup scene for his proven capabilities at leading large scale top notch software projects. Nimrod is a board member at the Israeli Bitcoin Association and a co-founder of GeekCon, the annual un-conference for “Hacking the Digital Lifestyle”.

Netanel Kabala
Netanel Kabala
CRO & Co-Founder

A specialist in all aspects of fraud, risk and decision-making systems, co-founder Netanel Kabala provides Simplex with essential experience from the world of digital finance.

Before Simplex, Netanel worked for PayPal as a fraud analyst, team and group leader, dealing both with back-end automation and user-facing risk platforms. He holds a B.A. in Economics and Management, and an MBA, both from Tel-Aviv University.

Erez Sharpira
Erez Sharpira
CTO & Co-Founder

Co-founder Erez Shapira brings to Simplex extensive hands-on experience as a developer and team leader working on developing fraud detection and decision making systems at both PayPal and the IDF’s intelligence corp. A seasoned leader, Erez drives the tech team to uncompromising excellence.

Erez holds a B.A. in Computer Sciences and Economics From Bar-Ilan University, and an MBA from Tel-Aviv University.