Nir Shimony is the Founder & CEO of TechForGood, a global organization that scales up and invests in entrepreneurs that do imaginative use of technology to tackle social issues.
Operating both in Israel and in Southeast Asia, TechForGood runs an exclusive program, in joint venture with major international corporates, for social-tech startups that is based on the Startup Nation’s best practices and methodologies. TechForGood also acts as seed investor in social-tech startups.
Before founding TechForGood, Nir was a high-tech entrepreneur, a senior executive for large telecom operators and senior economist at the Israeli Antitrust Authority
Nir holds a BA in economics and business from Ben Gurion University.