Alex Shani is an Innovation & Entrepreneurship expert, consultant and mentor supporting Israeli companies on getting R&D grants from the European CommissionPrograms (Horizon 2020), Office of Chief Scientist (OCS) and Bi-National Programs Funding.

His proposed projects were already awarded a total of 18 Million euro in the fields of Security, Gaming, Cognitive Science and e-Learning.

Alex is an advisor on behalf of the Ministry of Economy and Industry to companies in business consulting programs and marketing promoting export activities. He is also supporting in the preparation of business plans including application for funding on Go to Market programs.

Alex is a consultant and mentor at the Israeli Export Institute.

In his professional record, Alex was a Product Line Manager at Motorola and CEO of Texel Electronics.

Alex holds B. Sc & M. Sc in computer electronics from the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, and has graduated the Business Economics Executive program at Tel Aviv University.