Shirley Shahar

Shirley Shahar

  • Co-Founder
  • at DANA Venture Builder and investment platform

Shirley Shahar Co-founder, DANA GLOBAL Tel Aviv Shirley’s career has included significant experience in marketing and business development with corporate enterprise, food and agricultural innovation and startups in different sectors. Alongside her career, Shirley has been a mentor in different programs that promote diversity, women empowerment and innovation. Today, she is leading DANA, an Abu Dhabi based venture builder and investment platform, that supports women led startups from the MENA region in sectors of desert-tech, including sectors of agrifood, sustainability, water solutions, renewable energy, and circular economy. She leads the company's strategic planning regarding dealflow, business development, and ecosystem partnerships. Shirley strives to implement impact and the values of diversity, sustainability and gender equality throughout DANA's operations. Shirley’s vast experience in agritech and foodtech is invaluable in directing startups and regional ecosystems toward practical solutions that serve tangible marketplace needs. Shirley is a mother of four, including twins

All Sessions by Shirley Shahar

2nd Day November 14, 2024
1st Day November 13, 2024