Prof. Malka Schaps may be the first ultra-Orthodox woman to climb this high on the professional academic ladder.
‘I have always preferred to look at my successes and examine why they worked. It’s the successes we tend to take for granted, and that’s a mistake.’
Igor Podolsky aims to create a novel robotics curriculum to help pupils with attention and concentration difficulties.
Female geeks are a rare breed, and Bar has made a splash with Geekmedia, VentureGeeks and Geektime blog, now debuting in English.
He cut his entrepreneurial teeth in his dad’s Carmel Market stall, got a Harvard MBA and founded the largest site for trading in electronics.
‘What drives me is the idea of building something people use and need and love,’ says Orit Hashay, a rising star among Israeli female CEOs.
Shortly after leaving Paris for Israel at age 18, Edouard Cukierman began building cross-continental economic bridges. He’s now chairman of the largest investment team in Israel.
‘Improving the world, for Israelis, is a way of life. Entering situations of uncertainty is less traumatic because that’s life here,’ says Roni Einav.
They’re young, they’re talented, and they’ve already got their own businesses – meet Israel’s teenage entrepreneurs.