Shira Goldblum

Manager of Strategic Partnerships at Start-Up Nation Central

Shira Goldblum is a Manager of Strategic Partnerships at Start-Up Nation Central.

At SNC, Shira has built and maintained ongoing relationships with many C-level executives from Fortune 1000 companies from around the world, learning their technological and strategy challenges and curating business opportunities within the Israeli Hi-Tech ecosystem for them. Shira is also focused on the collaboration that SNC is undertaking with partners in Africa.

Prior to her position at SNC, Shira, originally from South Africa, qualified and practiced as a lawyer, focusing on M&A at Bowmans, one of Africa’s leading Pan-African law firms. Following that, Shira completed a graduate program at the University of Oxford in International Human Rights Law and focused on building relationships between the Israeli and South African governments. Shira is a qualified mediator in South Africa and the United Kingdom and completed a Master’s Program at Tel Aviv University in Conflict Resolution and Mediation. Shira specialized in this area and worked in the field of political conflict resolution before joining Start-Up Nation Central.