Avi is the Digital Solutions Manager at the UK Israel Tech Hub, British Embassy, Israel. He advises British companies from the Retail and Financial sectors on how to best partner with Israeli innovation. Avi also works with Israeli companies who seek to grow globally through the UK. Prior to joining the Hub, Avi was an Advisor at the Israeli Mission to the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD). Before this, he was the Projects Director at the Africa Centre, Ben-Gurion University, Israel. During this time, Avi forged strategic partnerships between private and public sectors in Israel and several African countries. Avi holds a B.A in MENA and Communication Studies (Honours) from Ben-Gurion University and a Masters in International Development and Economic Policy from Sciences Po, Paris.