Chief of Staff Strategic Advisor to the CEO
Israel Export Institute (IEI)
Benny Shlick is a design strategist and entrepreneur working as the Chief of Staff and Strategic Advisor to the CEO at Israel Export Institute (IEI).
In his current position, he manages the ongoing communications between the executive team, relevant stakeholders, and 110 company employees. Working with hundreds of leading Israeli companies and their advanced technological solutions, mainly startups, to connect them with the relevant business partners and opportunities around the world.
In addition to his position at IEI, Benny has mentored and advised several startups and currently acts as a startups Mentor at Google’s Campus in Tel Aviv.
Benny’s educational and professional experience Includes B.Des in Visual Communication Design from Bezalel academy of art and design in Jerusalem, and five years of service in the Israeli Defense Force Navy special unit.
His multinational and multidisciplinary background includes a variety of experiences, ranging from UX/UI, product designer, to entrepreneur at the social entrepreneurship and urban innovation program of Tel-Aviv, to being a co-founder of a startup.