Karin Mayer Rubinstein - CEO, Israel Advanced Technology Industries (IATI)
As of 2011, Karin Mayer Rubinstein has been serving as the CEO of the IATI (Israel Advanced Technology Industries).
IATI is Israel's largest umbrella organization for the high tech and life science industries (www.iati.co.il) which represents more than 400 members from every level and aspect of the industry: R&D centers of multi-national companies, local and international venture capital funds, Entrepreneurs, start-ups, incubators, accelerators, private investors, tech transfer companies and service providers.
In early 2008 she joined Herzog Fox & Neeman Law Office (HFN), as the Head of Business Development & Marketing Department. HFN is Israel's largest law firm, and ranked as a leading commercial law firm in domestic and international publications.
Prior to her position at HFN, for 9 years she served as a leading partner at Efrati Galili & Co. One of the premier commercial law firms in Israel. In addition to legal work in the fields of high tech, investments, and multinational companies, Karin was heading the Business Development and marketing departments.
Karin was nominated, twice in a row, as one of the "Top 100 Influential Young Business Persons" (2009, 2010) in Israel by Forbes Magazine, as well as one of the "Top 40 Leading Young Business Persons" (2006) in Israel by the leading Israeli business newspaper "The Marker".
1996: MBA (Finance and Accounting), Tel-Aviv University
"Innovation overload - How you can stay competitive". An article by Karin on FullStart by WeWork (March 2014).
Stepping up the ‘Start-up Nation’ - Karin was featured on The Jerusalem Post as "one of the most influential ladies in Israel’s life sciences and technology industries". For the print version click here (December 2013).
Karin's Alumni Story on Tel Aviv University Rekanati Business School website.
"Just Do It!" - Karin's take on women entrepreneurs was a part of Startup Stadium project (March 2013).
"How can Israel beat the Bloomberg Innovation Index?" - an article by Karin on TheMarker (Hebrew).
"On Israel and MNCs" - TheMarker article by Karin (January 2013).
"Why aren't there enough women in Israeli HighTech top positions?", a Channel 2 report with Karin interviewed (April 2013).
"65 years on, Israel is top choice for tech by multinationals" - a Times of Israel story featuring IATI and Karin (April 2013).
"Investing in Israel" - a Business Insider story including an interview with Karin (October 2013).
"Brain drain is a real danger", warn 6 leading IP lawyers in a IATI round table with Karin. A Calcalist feature story (January 2014).
Avivit Mishmari - Content Manager
Ilay Rubinstein - Data & Research Manager
Iris Golani - Project Manager
Karni Setbon - Finance Manager
Roni Yore - Operational manager
Orit Bitensky - Member Relations & Project Manager
Sara Kanarek - PA to the CEO