Abigail Klein Leichman
October 20, 2022, Updated March 8, 2023

Three Israeli women — Eynat Guez, Adi Tatarko and Daphne Koller — are included on Fortune’s “The 15 Most Powerful Women in Startups” list for 2022.

All three head unicorn companies valued at $1 billion or more.

Tatarko, ranked eighth, founded the highly successful home remodeling and design platform and community Houzz in 2009 with her husband, Alon Cohen, in Palo Alto.

Guez, ranked ninth, is cofounder and CEO of Herzliya-headquartered multinational firm Papaya Global, whose payroll automation platform is used by more than 700 companies in 160 countries.

Koller, ranked 13th, is a machine-learning pioneer who previously cofounded online education powerhouse Coursera. She’s currently founder and CEO of San Francisco-based Insitro, a data-driven drug discovery and development company. Koller also was named to Forbes’ list of notable female “50 over 50” entrepreneurs.

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