Mr. Yaniv is co-head of FBC’s Hi-Tech Department and a partner in the firm's Corporate Department, and acts for clients in a variety of cross-border corporate transactions with an emphasis on technology, life sciences and venture capital investments.
Mr. Yaniv has a particular expertise in hi-tech and complex international transactions, including mergers and acquisitions and public offerings. Mr. Yaniv is also involved in the structuring and representation of venture capital, mezzanine, and hedge funds operating in Israel and the United States, and has significant experience in restructuring, debt financing, and spin-offs. He regularly advises public and private companies on strategic collaborations, technology licensing, and securities issuances.
Mr. Yaniv was named one of the 100 most influential figures in Israeli hi-tech by Geektime.
Mr. Yaniv lectures as part of the graduate program in Business Management at the Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya, and serves as the Co-Chairman of the Corporate Committee of the Tel Aviv District of the Israel Bar Association.
Hi-Tech, Technology & Venture Capital
Life Sciences & Health Care
Mergers & Acquisitions
Investment and venture capital funds
Hi-Tech, Technology & Venture Capital
Tel Aviv University, LL.B., 1993
Represented of Check-Cap Ltd. in a $35 million registered direct offering of ordinary shares and warrants. H.C. Wainwright & Co., LLC served as exclusive placement agent for the offering. Check-Cap, listed on NASDAQ, is a clinical stage medical diagnostics com...Eran Yaniv & Sharon Rosen & Anat Shavit | Oct 2021
Representation of Check-Cap Ltd. in a warrant exercise transaction with several existing institutional investors who were holders of certain outstanding warrants to purchase the Company’s ordinary shares issued in prior registered direct offerings. In connection with...Eran Yaniv & Sharon Rosen & Anat Shavit & Yuval Peled | Jan 2021
Representation of J.P. Morgan as Lead Left Bookrunner and representative of the initial purchasers in the private offering by Fiverr International Ltd. (Nasdaq: FVRR) of $460 million of 0% Convertible Senior Notes due 2025 (including the exercise in full of the overallo...Eran Yaniv & Sharon Rosen & Anat Shavit & Yuval Peled & Omri Rachum-Twaig, Dr. & Gal Doitch | Jan 2021
Representation of ION Crossover Partners in its $35m investment in SimilarWebr Ltd., as part of the $50m Series C financing round of SimilarWeb. SimilarWeb is a website that provides web analytics services for businesses. The company offers its customers information ...Eran Yaniv & Asaf Gabay & Tal Gellerman | Nov 2020
Representation of Check-Cap Ltd. in three registered direct offerings of ordinary shares to institutional and accredited investors and concurrent private placements of unregistered warrants that closed in April and May 2020, for aggregate gross proceeds of US$11.5 milli...Eran Yaniv & Sharon Rosen | Sep 2020
Representation of J.P. Morgan Securities LLC as lead book-running manager in the $138 million underwritten public offering in the United Sates of Fiverr International Ltd. (including the exercise in full of the underwriters’ option). J.P. Morgan Securities LLC acted as...Eran Yaniv & Sharon Rosen & Liat Halperin & Anat Shavit & Michal Shnapp Noy & Omri Rachum-Twaig, Dr. & Jonathan Shtang | Sep 2020
In our "Bits & Briefs" Special Series dedicated to Israeli Labor and Employment Law, we provide periodic bite-sized updates introducing key provisions of Israeli labor law and their practical implications, particularly from the perspective of businesses looking to o...Moran Friedman & Raz Tepper & Shay Teken & Eran Yaniv | Feb 2020
FBC represented ECI Telecom Group in its approx. $485m sale to Ribbon Communications, a US company listed on NASDAQ. The acquisition will be consummated through a reverse triangle merger, whereby Ribbon will acquire all outstanding equity of ECI. Ribbon will issue 3...Eran Yaniv & Liat Halperin & Michal Faktor & Yuval Peled & Ofir Nahum Fartuk & Gal Doitch & Sharon Rosen & Omri Rachum-Twaig, Dr. & Ziv Schwartz | Nov 2019
In our "Bits & Briefs" Special Series dedicated to Israeli Labor and Employment Law, we provide periodic bite-sized updates introducing key provisions of Israeli labor law and their practical implications, particularly from the perspective of businesses looking to o...Moran Friedman & Raz Tepper & Shay Teken & Eran Yaniv | Nov 2019