Gil Shiff is the Co-Founder and COO of 40Seas, a fintech platform that digitizes and simplifies cross-border trade financing for SMEs around the globe. Gil is a serial tech entrepreneur and the co-founder and GM of ConvertMedia, which reached $50 million in annualized revenue before being acquired by Taboola (NASDAQ: TBLA). Prior to ConvertMedia, Gil served as a founding member and a Senior Economic Advisor at Israel’s National Economic Council for Israel’s Prime Minister.
Gil holds a B.Sc in Computer Science and Economics (Summa cum laude) , M.A in economics (Summa cum laude) and an MBA (Magna cum laude), all from Tel Aviv University, and published several academic papers in the field of econometrics.
Gil is an alumni of the 8200 Intelligence Unit.