Jonathan Levy was appointed as Director of Digital Media, in the Ministry of Economy and Trade in September 2011,Jonathan brings many years of International Marketing and business development experience, having served in senior positions within the Government of the State of Israel, both domestically and abroad. Prior to his recent appointment, he served as Israel’s Consul for Economic Affairs & Trade Commissioner to Canada, from August of 2007. Other professional highlights include directing the Central European & North American Departments in the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labor.
Jonathan also served as Economic Attaché at the Embassy of Israel in Vienna, Austria, responsible for developing economic and trade relations with Austria, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Slovenia & Croatia. He holds an MBA in Marketing and Finance as well as an LLB in Law and BA in Economics & Business Administration degrees, from Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jonathan joined the Israeli BAR association upon completion of his Articling at Israel’s Antitrust Authority. He holds the rank of Captain (Reserves) in the IDF. Jonathan is married to Shelly and has three children: Lihi, Idan and Roy.