Ramon International Science Communication Conference


20:00-23:30 [IST]|13:00-16:30 [EST]

Ran Livne

Director-General, The Ramon Foundation

Ran has been involved with Social entrepreneurship since 2008 and has broad experience with establishing, promoting and operating social and business ventures. Prior to his work as the foundation’s CEO, Ran worked for 3.5 years as the head of business development at the strategic consulting company T.A.R.A. Ran has escorted a number of leading public enterprises in Israel: local communities, Institutions of higher education, Hospitals and Non-profit organizations.

Ran was the Chairman of the student union in Tel-Aviv university till 2001 and as a member of the governing council of the national union of Israeli students. Among the rest, Ran was one of the founders of the entrepreneurship center in Tel-Aviv University and initiated the Housing Scholarship Fund of the Tel Aviv municipality. Ran was the chairman of the board of “Dyonun” and established the community interest company – “Extra Student”.

Ran has a BA in Sociology and English Literature from Tel-Aviv University, MBA in Business Management-Global strategy from IDC Herzliya and graduated from the Grubb institution’s Leadership program in London. Aside from his work at the Ramon Foundation, Ran is also a faculty member at the academic program – Global Consulting Practicum at the IDC Herzliya and Wharton school for business management in the USA. Ran also sits as a board member of the Israeli Leadership Forum, 2bcommunity and the social economy academy.