Co-Chair, GA 2018
Danna Azrieli is the Chair of the Azrieli Group, listed on the TASE, with a 6 billion dollar market cap.
The Azrieli Group is Israel's largest real estate company operating in the fields of commercial real estate, shopping malls, offices, and senior housing. The Azrieli Group owns, builds, operates and manages its real estate assets which include 17 malls, 13 office buildings, 2 senior housing complexes and over 600,000 meters under development and is invested in R&D in the world of real estate innovations and technology. The Group is the owner of the most iconic properties in Israel including the Azrieli Center in Tel Aviv, the Sarona Tower and the Azrieli (Malcha) Mall in Jerusalem.
Danna also serves as Chairman of Azrieli Foundation Israel, and a director of the Azrieli Foundation Canada, with the philanthropic mission of funding in areas which include: Education, Fellowships, Community, Holocaust Commemoration & Legacy, Science, Research & Healthcare, Neurodevelopment, Architecture, Design & Engineering, and Music & Arts.
Danna wrote the book about her father’s survival from German Occupied Poland in WWII entitled One Step Ahead published as part of the Yanusz Korzak series of Yad Vashem. Danna made Aliyah in 2000. She is married to Danny Hakim and they have 2 daughters aged 13 and 12. Danna has a B.A from Swarthmore College and a J.D. from Vermont Law School. She was admitted to the bar in Massachusetts and Israel.
Co-Chair, GA 2018
Marius Nacht is the anchor investor and co-founder of aMoon Venture Funds, focused on unlocking value of the healthtech and life sciences industries.
Marius is the chairman of Check Point Software Technologies, a global pioneer of cybersecurity, which he co-founded in 1993. He recently established the 8400 Health Network, an NGO fostering cross-sector collaboration to position Israel as a global life sciences leader.
Marius holds a BSc, cum laude, in physics and mathematics, from Hebrew University, and an MSc in electrical engineering and communications systems from Tel Aviv University. He is a graduate of the elite IDF Talpiot technological academy.