Mivtach Shamir Holdings Ltd is a venture capital and private equity firm specializing in direct investments and indirect investments. It prefers to investment in companies that have encountered difficulties, with the aim of leading them to turnaround. It seeks to make investments in technology and communications; energy; financing; real-estate; and industrial companies. The firm is engaged in the rental of real estate and investment in companies in various fields. It also seeks to invest in Israel, India, Europe and United States. Mivtach Shamir Holdings Ltd was founded in 1958 and is based in Tel Aviv, Israel.