Isaac Hillel joined Pitango in 2000 and is a Managing General Partner. His investment focus is primarily in mobile, wireless, e-commerce and Consumer Products. Prior to joining Pitango, Isaac served as an Executive Vice President at NEC Computers International (previously Packard Bell NEC), in charge of the Computer Divisions in Europe, Middle East and Africa.
During his tenure, he established the operation of Packard Bell EMEA, set up subsidiaries and manufacturing facilities, managed mergers and joint ventures, and led the company to become Europe’s #1 home computer brand, with over $1.5 billion in sales.
Isaac previously held several marketing positions with consumer electronics maker Casio PhoneMate in the U.S.
He holds a B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering from Tel Aviv University and an MBA from the Anderson School of Management at UCLA.
Isaac currently serves on the Board of Directors of: Celeno Communications, LiveU, Applicaster and Appsflyer, Signals Analytics and is an observer on Foursquare's Board. He formerly served in the Boards of: Borderfree (NASDAQ: BRDR) acquired by Pitney Bowes, Sansa Security acquired by ARM, AeroScout acquired by Stanley Healthcare Solutions and Scopus (NASDAQ: SCOP), acquired by Harmonic.