Family based social network

MyHeritage is a family-oriented social network service and genealogy website. It allows members to create their own family websites, share pictures and videos, organize family events, create family trees, and search for ancestors and historical...

Founded in 2005
Total money raised: $81.6M

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Updated on Jul 5, 2013
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Tags:   ancestry   family   familytree   genealogy   social

Gilad Japhet Founder and CEO
Ori Soen CMO
Daniel Horowitz Chief Genealogist and Translation Manager
Sagi Bashari CTO
Yuval Ben Galim Chief Operation Officer
Ran Peled Chief Architect
Roger Bell VP Product Management
Uri Gonen VP of Product Management
Shmulik Albo Creative Director
Aviv Raiz Board
Craig Sherman Advisory Board Member
Saul Klein Board Member
Russ Wilding Chief Content Officer
Caroline Cohen PR and Brand Manager
David Sacks Board Members
Bruce Golden Board Member
Yuval Rakavy Board Member
Sara Japhet Advisory Board Member
Simon Levene Investor, Board Member
Danny Rimer Board Observer
Ran Michnowski Director of Operations
Adam Fisher Director
Adam Valkin Director
Nir Sharony CTO
Gal Cohen Chief Scientist
Eran Dvey-Aharon VP of R&D
Sueli Tolub VP R&D
Nir Sharony VP Partnerships
Chris Shearer Cooper Genealogy Architect
Sagi Bashari Senior Web Developer
Ran Michnowski Head of IT & QA
Guy Shalev Director of RIA
Mario F. Ruckh Director of Marketing
Eran Dvey-Aharon Back end Team Leader

December, 2012

MyHeritage raised $32.6M in a Series F round


November, 2012

MyHeritage raised $25M in a Series E round from Bessemer Venture Partners, Index Ventures, and Accel Partners

MyHeritage Raises $25 Million, Aquires Geni

MyHeritage acquired Geni

MyHeritage acquires Geni and $25M to build family tree of the whole world

September, 2011

MyHeritage acquired BackupMyTree Acquires Family Tree Backup Service BackupMyTree

June, 2011

MyHeritage acquired

Exclusive: MyHeritage Acquires Poland’s, Now 760 Million Profiles Strong

February, 2010

MyHeritage acquired OSN Buys OSN Group In European Expansion

September, 2008

MyHeritage raised $15M in a Series D round from Index Ventures and Accel Partners

Family Tree Wars Continue: MyHeritage Raises Big Round, Shows Impressive Growth

MyHeritage acquired Kindo Network

MyHeritage Acquires Family Social Network Kindo

July, 2007

MyHeritage raised $4M in a Series C round from Accel Partners, Yuval Rakavy, and Aviv Raiz

November, 2006

MyHeritage raised $3M in a Series B round from Accel Partners, Yuval Rakavy, and Aviv Raiz


MyHeritage was founded in 2005

January, 2004

MyHeritage raised $2M in a Series A round from Yuval Rakavy and Aviv Raiz