Year of birth: 1967
Education: CEO Workshop at Harvard Business School (2009); MBA with distinction, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva (96-99); BA Business Administration, Marketing & Financing specialization, College of Management, Tel Aviv. (91-95)
Current position: President and CEO, Strauss Group.
Previous positions: CEO Strauss Israel (08-09); CEO Sabra (06-07); CEO Strauss Dairies (03-06); Sales & Distribution division manager, Strauss Fresh Foods (99-03) Private market and national distribution (96-99); Salads division manager, Tel Aviv marketing, sales & logistics division (94-96); National sales manager, salads department, Tel Aviv marketing (93-94); Marketing Manager, Omri Advertising(91-93).
Public Office, Present: Chairman, The National Foundation for Social Change ; Member in The Industrialists Council.
Chairman, The Industrialists Council (13-14)
Chairman, Israel Food Industries Association (10-13)
Director, Shoval Organization, Israel (non-profit) (11-13)
Education: Advanced Management Program, Harvard Business School, Harvard University (2000); B.A., Faculty of Humanities, Tel Aviv University (1984).
Previous Positions: CEO Strauss Israel (2003-2007); CEO Elite Israel (2001-2003); GM Elite Sales & Logistics 1996-2000); GM Kfar Hamaccabia (1993-1996); HR Manager, Tadiran (1981-1991).
Public and social activity: Vice Chairman, Maccabi World Union; member of the Public Council, Beit Noam; Chairman of the Management Committee, ERAN emotional first aid service.
Education: Certified Public Accountant; B.A. in Economics and Accountancy, Deans’ List in Accountancy, Tel Aviv University.
Previous Positions: CEO Starhome (2001-2008); CFO Starhome (1999-2001); CFO Promedico (1999); CFO Lannet (1998); Controller, Lannet (1996-1997); Financial Consultant, Somekh Chaikin (1992-1995); CPA, Shahak & Co. (1991).
Nurit Tal Shamir
Education: B.A. in Educational Psychology and Sociology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem; M.Sc. in Behavioral Science, Faculty of Industrial Engineering and Management, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology.
Previous Positions: VP Human Resources, Strauss-Elite (2004-2007); VP Human Resources, Strauss Fresh Foods (2000-2003); Human Resources Manager, Strauss Dairy (1996-1999); Human Resources Manager, Clalit Health Services (1991-1996).
Education: LLB, Tel Aviv University Faculty of Law, advocate and notary.
Previous Positions: Attorney in a Washington DC law firm, USA (1992-1989); Advocate in a Tel Aviv law firm (1983-1988).
Membership in Organizations: Board of Governors, University of Haifa; Founder of Avner Young Ambassadors Program at the Reali High School, Haifa and Chairman of the Business Forum on Prevention of Bribery and Corruption.
Education: BSc in Industrial Engineering and Management, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, graduated with honors (1991).
Previous Positions: CEO Sales Division, Strauss Israel (2006-2009); CEO Away From Home (AFH) Consumption Category, Strauss-Elite Israel (2005-2006); CEO Sales Division, Strauss Fresh Foods (2003-2004); VP Operations Strauss (2000-2003); Logistics Manager, Strauss Dairy (1998-2000); Production Manager, Strauss Dairy (1994-1996); Concrete Plant Manager, Pioneer (1991-1993).
Education: Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration, University of Hull London, UK (2000); LLB with honors, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK (1998).
Previous Positions: EVP, Strategy and Business Development, Strauss Group (2010-2014); CEO, ARA Minerals (2006-2009); Co-founder and Chairman, re:bar Ltd. (2006-2010); CEO, P.O.C. Management Consulting (2003-2006).
Education: BSc in Food Science, Jerusalem University, Jerusalem, Israel (1986).
Previous positions: CEO, Sabra Dipping Company (2007-2014); CEO, Strauss Dairies (2006-2007); CEO, Strauss Frito-Lay Israel (2000-2005); VP Sales, Strauss Frito-Lay (1998-2000); VP Operations, Strauss Frito-Lay (1993-1998).
Tal (Shali) Shalit-Shoval
Education: BSc, Industrial & Management Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Tel Aviv University (1984); M.A. Philosophy, Tel Aviv University (2009)
Previous Positions: CMO, Sabra Obela Company (2013-2014); CEO Strauss Frito-Lay (Salty Snacks) (2009-2013); Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, Strauss Group (2005-2007); GM, Elite Coffee Israel (2001-2004); Plant & Industrial Manager, Excella Confectionary, Lyon, France (1997-2000); Marketing Manager, Elite Confectionary (1994-1997); Category Manager, Elite Confectionary (1991-1994)