SIMBA师资
Barak BEN
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 Doctorate of Business Administration

 Partner, Benhamou Global Ventures, Palo Alto, CA     

 Module: Entrepreneurship

 

 

 

 

ACADEMIC DEGREES

Doctorate of Business Administration

International School of Management, Paris, France

Doctoral dissertation:  Cross-Cultural Human Resource Management: National Culture vs. Corporate Culture in China

Conducted research on cross-cultural management issues and challenges, with an emphasis on the cross-border activities of foreign corporations in China.

Graduated with Honors (Cum Laude). Date of completion: 12/07

B.Sc. - Bachelor of Science in Information Systems

Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, USA

Graduated with Honors (Cum Laude). Date of completion: 12/88

 

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS

Senior Visiting Lecturer of Entrepreneurship, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, 2013 - present

Visiting Professor of Entrepreneurship, Haifa University, 2014 - present

Visiting Professor for Cross-Cultural Management, MBA program, IDC, Israel (2008 – present)

Visiting Professor for Entrepreneurship, MBA program, ESC, Troyes, France (2007 – present)

Visiting Professor for Cross-Cultural Management and Entrepreneurship, MBA program, Weller International Business School, Paris (2004 – 2013)

Visiting Professor for Cross-Cultural Management, MBA program, ISEG, Paris (2004 – 2012)

Visiting Professor, Cross-Cultural Management, MBA program, ISM, Paris (2004 – 2007, 2015)

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Partner, Benhamou Global Ventures, Palo Alto, CA                   2013 – present

BGV is an early stage venture capital find based in the Silicon Valley. As a partner at the fund I am responsible for sourcing deal-flow of new potential investments, evaluating new investment opportunities, deal negotiation, and Board membership at the portfolio companies.

I have a vast experience dealing with hundreds of teams of entrepreneurs across the US, Israel and elsewhere.  I am especially knowledgeable in crossing the gap between the Silicon Valley and foreign entrepreneurs.

 

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Entrepreneurship and cross-cultural management

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Meet the CEO, MBA level, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology

Cross-Cultural Management, MBA level, IDC and MBA programs in France

Entrepreneurship, MBA Level, Haifa University and MBA programs in France

 

NON-PROFIT ACTIVITIES

Mentor at the IBM Accelerator Program, Israel (2014 – present)

Mentor at the Technion’s Bronica Entrepreneurship Center pre-accelerator program (2013 - present)

Judge at the BizTech contest (2013- present)

Serves as a visiting mentor at several technology accelerators, including at the Academic College in Rishon LeTzion, Tel-Aviv Jaffa College, and others.