SID Israel Chapter welcomes new director Alon Beer
The SID Secretariat is pleased to announce the appointment of Alon Beer as Executive Director of the SID Israel Chapter. Alon's entrance marks the conclusion of the interim management of Yedida Wolfe, which was devoted to a comprehensive process of assessment, organizational planning and professionalization of the Chapter.
Alon Beer holds a BA in Communication and Behavioral Sciences from the College of Management.
Alon has extensive professional experience in both private and not-for-profit sectors. At the beginning of his professional career, Alon worked at the 'Peres Center for Peace', where he was responsible for the production of international media events. He managed projects, developed resources and established and managed one of the largest departments in the organization.
As part of his work at the Peres Center, Alon contributed to developing and promoting projects in the fields of education, culture, sports, local government and more and was exposed to the involvement of international parties in the development activities in the Palestinian Authority in particular and the in Middle East in general.
In recent years, Alon dealt with business development and raising investments in the amount of millions of shekels in total to Israel, mainly directed the field of renewable energy and technologies. As part of his activities in this sector, Alon was responsible for bringing the German public company "Solar Millennium" to Israel and serving as CEO in Israel for six years. Beyond these activities, Alon has always been involved in various philanthropic activities, including, among others, the establishment of an American organization which promotes dialogue between nations through sports. Alon lives in Tel Aviv and is married to Tal.