Full package of services for Startup companies

We have the knowledge and skills that your company needs


To realize a unique idea and achieve economic success, you need Fahn Kanne - Grant Thornton Israel Technology and Life Science Israel to be your trusted consultants who will work closely with you and leverage our unparalleled insight and technology industry understanding

Fahn Kanne - Grant Thornton Israel

Fahn Kanne - GT Israel is one of the six leading accounting firms in Israel. The firm has the ability to perform high quality services in a variety of fields, while also providing its clients with a personal and friendly touch

Our firm has a Technology and Life Sciences department that specializes in accompanying companies during their initial / start-up stages and / or development stages, in the Technology and Life Sciences industry including medical devices, biotechnology, biomedicine, cleantech, information systems, software, and others

The Technology and Life Sciences department is staffed with accountants, economists, and tax experts with extensive experience in consulting for companies playing a role in this sector

The department staff also utilizes the experience of their colleagues in the Grant Thornton Global in connection with investments, transactions, and fundraising abroad

Our Services

In Fahn Kanne - GT Israel, we have developed a package of services that provides excellent solutions to the particular needs of Technology and Life Sciences companies. This service package encompasses many areas, including the following

Fundraising and financing of activities

Preparation of a business plan and a marketing plan

Assistance in raising funds

Assistance and accompaniment during the process of selecting potential investors

Certifications for funds, government authorities and incentive plans

Audit and accounting

Financial statements audit in accordance with IFRS, US GAAP, and Israeli GAAP

Accompaniment of private placements

Accompaniment of initial public offerings (IPO and secondary) in Israel and abroad

Business – financial consulting

Corporate structure based on tax considerations

Determining corporate structure and defining roles

Setting up financial systems and reporting frameworks

Ongoing business and financial consulting

Controllership and accounting services

Feasibility studies and company valuations

Expansion of operations and operations abroad

Employee stock option plans

Local and international taxation

Transfer pricing

Tax accompaniment of employee’s option plans

Variations of structure in view of future events (capital gains, dividends, entry of investor, placements, )

Ongoing consulting and tax planning in Israel and abroad (with the assistance of tax experts from other Grant Thornton-member firms)

Assessment of tax consequences in connection with special transactions and operations

Utilization of benefits and incentive laws

Achieving incentives

Analyzing the client's core capabilities, needs, and strategic roadmap

Devising potential project's grants portfolio and the project's vision

Recruiting strategic partners

Managing and executing the proposal preparation procedure (including support of personnel from finance, technology, and competitive strategy fields)

Preparing the project for the professional evaluation

Guiding the project: partnership management, innovation supporting activities, preparation of periodic reports, approval of quarterly reports, and more

Through our membership in Grant Thornton International, our firm maintains close and personal relationships with colleagues from all member firms across the globe

Expertise in local markets, combined with the global capabilities of a strong international organization, is at the disposal of the firm’s clients and assists in carrying out transactions, investments, and engagements with foreign entities

Israeli desk – New York

Our firm maintains a close working relationship with Grant Thornton US. Our Israeli desk located in New York renders professional and friendly services to Israeli companies operating in the US

Grant Thornton International strives to speak out on issues that matter to business and which are in the wider public interest and to be a bold and positive leader in its chosen markets and within the global accounting profession

International Presence

Fahn Kanne & Co. Grant Thornton Israel is a member firm of Grant Thornton International Ltd

Grant Thornton is one of the world’s leading organizations of independent assurance, tax and advisory firms. These firms help dynamic organizations unlock their potential for growth by providing meaningful, forward looking advice.

Proactive teams, led by approachable partners in these firms, use insights, experience and instinct to understand complex issues for privately owned, publicly listed and public sector clients and help them to find solutions. More than 58,000 Grant Thornton people, across over 135 countries, are focused on making a difference to clients, colleagues and the communities in which we live and work

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