Former Bank CEO and Two Fintech Unicorn Entrepreneurs Join Forces with Team8 to Launch New Fintech Venture Powerhouse

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NEW YORK and TEL AVIV, Israel, Sept. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Team8, company-building venture group backed with strategic funding from Microsoft, Walmart, Barclays and Moody’s, among others, today announced the launch of Team8 Fintech, a practice focused on founding and scaling transformative fintech companies. Team8 Fintech is led by former President & CEO of Israel’s largest bank, Leumi Group, Rakefet Russak-Aminoach, Founder & President of digital payments unicorn Payoneer, Yuval Tal, and Founder and Former Chief Product Officer of social trading network and multi-asset brokerage unicorn eToro, Ronen Assia. Galia Beer-Gabel, former Head of Business Development for PayPal across Eastern Europe, Israel and Africa, is also joining Team8 Fintech as part of the founding team that brings a wealth of expertise across retail banking, credit, payments, ecommerce and trading.

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Team8 Fintech’s leadership team. Left to right: Yuval Tal, Rakefet Russak Aminoach, Galia Beer-Gabel and Ronen Assia

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