Adi is Team8’s Business Development Director. As part of the Go-to-Market team, Adi is responsible for building relationships with various partners and providing strategic direction to help Team8’s companies grow. Most recently Adi was the COO of Elevation Academy, a startup that teaches the startup professions. Previously Adi was the Japan Country Director of IsraAid and UK Operations Manager of the Council for Assisting Refugee Academics. Adi has worked in the US, UK, Japan, and Bulgaria. Adi earned her Bachelor’s Degree in International Relations from American University and her Master’s in Development Studies from SOSA University of London.