• Yoav Hochberg, Managing Partner & Co-Founder, Nextleap Ventures

    Yoav Hochberg, Managing Partner & Co-Founder, Nextleap Ventures

  • Managing Partner & Co-Founder of NEXTLEAP Ventures, Senior adjunct lecturer in the Technion (Israel’s leading engineering university), Former VP of Strategic Planning & Business Development at Intel, and Former Board Member of Israel Advanced Technology Industries — looking at the designations, one can easily deduce why Yoav Hochberg is a part of our elite group of ‘Best Business Leaders in Israel’. Yoav has over 35 years of experience in the development of Hardware and Software, leadership and management of technology teams at Intel, and as a strategic investor in Intel capital, prior to founding NEXTLEAP Ventures. As the VP of strategic planning and Business Development at Intel, he led teams responsible for the product definition of many of Intel’s mainstream products that generated over 80 percent of Intel’s revenue (2004-2016).

  • Yoav Hochberg: Creating Opportunities for the Businesses that Change the World

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The footwear brand Crocs today is a sensation, especially among the Gen Z. Founded in the early 2000s, Crocs, which makes a clog-style colorful shoe out of unique rubber-like material, were mostly viewed as absurd, barring children.

Technology Reshaping the Future of Healthcare

By: Sharon Chan, Head - Johnson & Johnson Innovation – JLABS Asia Pacific

Head of Johnson & Johnson Innovation – JLABS Asia Pacific, Johnson & Johnson’s premier life science incubator that aims to empower and enable innovators to develop and deliver

A Culture Of Digital Resilience Proves A Return Of Investment

By: Raen Lim, Group Vice President, Asia, Splunk

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Technology Key To Global Travel Recovery

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The world is on the move again. After months of closures, the revival of various sectors is evident reopening of universities, hybrid working models, and high profile


Designing A Digital Roadmap For The Future Remote Workforce

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Consumer Electronics Industry: Adapting The New Dynamics

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At the turn of the century, the consumer electronics industry in the UAE depended largely on in-store sales. It drew strength from the nation's strong economic growth and rising disposable income


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  • Top 10 CMOs In Israel - 2023

    Chief Marketing Officers in Israel are Developing the Marketing Strategies

    A CMO (chief marketing officer) is a C-level corporate executive responsible for activities in an organization that have to do with creating, communicating and delivering offerings that have value for customers, clients or business partners. A CMO's primary mission is to facilitate growth and increase sales by developing a comprehensive marketing plan that will promote brand recognition and help the organization gain a competitive advantage. In order to achieve their own goals and effectively shape their companies' public profile, CMOs must be exceptional leaders and assume the voice of the customer across the company.

    Chief Marketing Officer Roles and Responsibilities: The duties of a chief marketing officer include developing marketing strategies, managing marketing campaigns, conducting market research, analyzing data, building brand awareness, collaborating with cross-functional teams, and driving revenue growth. A chief marketing officer (CMO) is the person responsible for managing the marketing side of your company. This c-suite position ensures your company mission and vision is being accurately conveyed to the public. They also keep the marketing strategy on track so your business continues to reach a larger audience.

    Significance of CMOs Israel: CMOs in Israel are looking to build more scalable marketing operations. Israel’s economy is a high-tech powerhouse run by tech and data-oriented Chief Marketing Officers (CMOs). Driven by the culture of innovation, the economy bounced back with 15.4 per cent GDP growth this year. Looking forward to building more scalable marketing operations in the dynamic, changing environment, CMOs in the country are highly focused on result-driven marketing strategies. The CMO's in Israel, primary responsibility is to generate revenue by increasing sales through: brand management, marketing communications, market research, product marketing, distribution channel management, pricing and customer service.

    CEO Insights Asia in this issue presents a list of ‘Top 10 CMOs Israel - 2023' who have leveraged their extensive industry expertise and experience in offering effective skills to the market. The following list has been prepared after being closely scrutinized by a distinguished panel of judges including CXOs, analysts and our editorial board. We recognize their valuable contribution to the ever expanding and competitive market and their ability to sustain themselves and emerge as top contestants through their reliable knowledge.

Top 10 CMOs In Israel - 2023

Company Logo Company Management Company Name Company Description
PLAYWRLD Ariel Shadmi , CMO Consultant PLAYWRLD An innovative, highly accomplished marketing executive encompassing 12+ years of experience creating and implementing successful growth strategies
Inpris HumAIns Avishai Shraga , CMO Inpris HumAIns A digital expert with proven track record in managing efficient digital operations, execution of cross organizational digital processes, constructing long-term digital assets
Central Bottling Company Ayelet Lifshitz , CMO Central Bottling Company A highly driven professional having 20 years of management experience and expertise in managing P&L, business performance, strategy, operation, business development, sales in various industries
Gett Daniel Corcos , CMO Gett An expert in transportation data research, market research & analysis, and market intelligence with over many years of work experience
AID Genomics Dor Sultan , CMO AID Genomics A dynamic leader focused on delivering advanced diagnostics solutions to facilitate better preventative strategies for healthy individuals and more personalized treatment strategies for individuals battling cancer
Windward Irit Singer , CMO Windward A visionary leader in technology and marketing, with a mission to convey the intricate interplay between technology and business
MLRN Jozef Atrash , CMO MLRN An experienced media professional with over 25 years of experience, skilled in leadership, public speaking, strategy development, lending, and financial analysis
Ophir Tours Neta Gafni , CMO Ophir Tours An executive professional with 15 years of experience in the digital tech industry with carried out senior positions in digital marketing, project management, product marketing, business development
K2view Oren Ezra , CMO K2view A business and technology-savvy with international experience in all aspects of B2B SaaS marketing, product management, presales, and professional services
Tel Aviv Medical Center Yael Dromi , CMO Tel Aviv Medical Center A highly ambitious leader with strong business acumen, passionately curating an enthralling and unforgettable experience with his themed entertainment destination

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