Gideon Soesman is Co-founder and Managing Partner of GreenSoil Investments, an investment company, with a portfolio of funds focused on investing in companies that create value by enabling smart and efficient resource utilization (energy, electricity, water, land) in the agriculture, food and real estate sectors. GreenSoil has offices in Raanana (Israel), Toronto (Canada) and Amsterdam (the Netherlands),
Before co-founding GREENSOIL, Gideon founded and managed GMS Capital, a boutique investment bank. Prior to GMS Capital, Gideon was Senior Director of Corporate Mergers & Acquisitions, responsible for all global merger and acquisition activities for a major division of Royal Philips Electronics. At Philips, Gideon also served as Director of Corporate Strategy & Venturing, with overall responsibility for all investments and corporate development for Philips in Israel.
Gideon holds a B.A. in Economics from the Hebrew University, Jerusalem, and an M.A. in Business Administration from the Boston University / Ben Gurion University of the Negev. He immigrated to Israel from the Netherlands in 1990, is married and has 3 gorgeous children.