Yonaton Sela

Yonaton Sela

Yonaton Sela

SVP, YouNow

Yonatan Sela is an entrepreneur and digital media executive. Sela leads business operations and product strategy at YouNow.
Yonatan joined the founding team of Tvinci, an online video / OTT platform, where he spent 5 years as VP Marketing and Product Strategy. He led Tvinci to 8 figures in revenue and an acquisition by Kaltura in 2014. Yonatan also co-founded Bookn’tell, an app that simplifies friend referrals for local service businesses.
Prior to YouNow, Yonatan was a VC at Venrock, a firm whose past investments include Apple, Intel, AppNexus and others. While at Venrock he focused on opportunities in the Digital Media, FinTech and Bitcoin/Blockchain verticals, and was part of the team who made the investment in YouNow. Having worked closely with the YouNow team for months following the investment, he joined the company’s executive team.
Yonatan is an Air Force Captain and a Boston Consulting Group alumnus. He holds an MBA from Wharton and a BA in Economics and Eastern Philosophy. He is also a rock climber and writer.