Dr. Emmanuel Navon, Chief Executive Officer, ELNET-Israel
Dr. Emmanuel Navon is a renowned scholar, practitioner of foreign affairs, and expert on Europe-Israel relations. He brings with him more than two decades of experience in management, politics, academia, and professional advocacy. Dr. Navon has taught at Tel Aviv University, Reichman University and the IDF’s National Security College. His latest book The Star and the Scepter: A Diplomatic History of Israel is a definitive study of Israel’s international relations. Previously, he was a consultant for Arttic Israel, focused on securing European funding and partnerships for Israeli R&D; CEO of BNIC, a nonprofit dedicated to training business leaders on pro-Israel advocacy in Europe; and founding partner of a consulting group promoting Israeli agriculture and energy projects in Africa. A native of France, Dr. Navon is fluent in English, Hebrew, and French and is conversant in German and Italian. Dr. Navon holds a BA in Government Affairs from Sciences-Po Paris and a Ph.D. in International Relations from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.