Ms. Sandrine Montsma
Managing Partner, Bridges Israel
Sandrine co-founded Bridges in 2018 alongside Gal Hayut and Ran Grodecki. Bridges Israel is an impact investment fund investing in Israeli companies with the potential to generate high impact and competitive financial returns.
Prior to Bridges, Sandrine has served as CEO and board member in various companies and industries. Sandrine has also served on the advisory boards of several women led start-up companies over the past several years, mostly in Women's health and Wellbeing.
Sandrine has served as CEO of Orbix Medical, a medical device company based in Europe and Israel, CEO and board member of VLS-Group, a European logistics service provider (400 people in Germany, NL, Belgium), CEO and board member of Contipi Ltd (an Israeli medical device start-up which she led from incubator stage to exit) and as the General Manager in the Strauss Group. Sandrine started her career in Brand management at Proctor & Gamble (based in Geneva).
Sandrine holds a B.A. in Economics & Business Administration from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and an MBA from INSEAD Fontainebleau, France. Prior to her studies, Sandrine served for four years as an Intelligence Officer in the Israeli Defense Force’s Unit 8200 where she reached the rank of acting Captain.