Founding Partner & Managing Director
Mr. Hephner is the Founder & Managing Director of Spheres Partners Ltd. & Spheres Investment Ltd. Over the past 15 years Mr. Hephner has been involved in international investments and business development in Asia, North America and Europe, focusing on China – Israel investments since 2007. Prior to starting his business in China, Mr. Hephner worked as a lawyer in top Israeli law firms and investment companies. Mr. Hephner holds an LL.B and EMBA degrees from Tel Aviv University and is a certified lawyer in Israel.
Trusted by some of Israel’s top companies, Mr. Hephner was in charge of financing deals amounting to billions of USD, investments of hundreds of millions of USD in the aforementioned countries and business development and partnership deals in China, representing Israeli technology companies, some of which traded in NASDAQ and the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange.
Mr. Hephner’s experience mentioned above includes representing both investors and investees, before during and after the investment procedures, and is now bringing such experience and value to Spheres by creating win-win deals for Spheres’ clients and the other party – the clients’ partners, always treating the other party as long-term partners.
Mr. Hephner is fluent in English, Hebrew and speaks basic Chinese and Spanish.