Shani is the Program Manager of the Pears Challenge 2019 for WASH Technologies in Humanitarian Settings.
For nearly a decade she has been working in international affairs and business development - connecting between world leaders, investors, government officials, C-levels, and private entities to Israel. She is the Founder & CEO of Isratech Ventures, a company that enables connection between people from all around the world to Israeli tech and innovation. She was formerly the Director of the Center for Israeli Innovation, and previously managed the Foreign Affairs Department of the British Council in Israel, leading collaborations in the fields of science and innovation. Shani was also the Assistant Defense Attaché at the Embassy of Israel in the Netherlands and holds a Master's in Diplomacy & National Security from Tel Aviv University and a B.S. in Communications & Business from Texas Christian University in Fort Worth, Texas.