Head of UK Office, UK Israel Tech Hub
Dona acts as head of UK operation for the UK Israel tech Hub. A UK government team that aims to to drive economic growth in both countries through international collaboration. Dona helps create partnerships in which British companies gain a global competitive edge via Israeli innovation, and helps Israeli innovation goes global via the UK. For the past 5 years the hub have facilitated 100 tech partnerships which generated a value of 60 million pounds to the UK economy in areas such as digital health, cyber, energy, fintech retail and more.
Prior to her role in the hub, Dona worked as regional manager for the Ministry of economy in Israeli where she was involved in the implementation of Israel’s national strategy which aimed to build an inclusive ecosystem in Israel through developing entrepreneurship in the Arab sector and the general periphery of the country. Dona holds a BSc in industrial and management engineering from the Technion and is a holder of the UK government Exceptional Talent Visa.