שלומית שמחון

Shlomit Simhon

Director of the Middle East Desk at the Federation of Israeli Chambers of Commerce.

From Tel Aviv.

Ms. Simhon has served as a parliamentary advisor in the Knesset and worked in developing external relations and fundraising at the Weizmann Institute of Science.

Ms. Simhon has also established significant business partnerships in various Middle Eastern nations, including the United Arab Emirates, Morocco, and Türkiye.

Ms. Simhon holds a master’s degree in business administration and social leadership from the Mandel Foundation and Ben Gurion University, as well as a bachelor’s degree in politics and government and European studies from Ben Gurion University.

My training has taught me that disciplined women do not make history. I have embraced the challenges of asking questions, even the difficult ones, and always seek out the person most unlike me in the room to get to know them better.