Company NameUK Israel Tech Hub
Dates EmployedFeb 2012 – Jun 2017
Employment Duration5 yrs 5 mos
Set up and led high profile public-private venture (based out of British Embassy Tel Aviv) to promote business and tech collaboration between the UK and Israel, based on identifying market synergies between the two countries. Led team to help create over 150 business partnerships by working with corporates and start-ups, particularly on Open Innovation models in key verticals (Retail, Fintech, Digital Health, Ed-tech, Arabic digital content). The Hub won the UK Foreign Office Innovation Award and its model was chosen by the UK government to be replicated globally.