Episode 41: Yariv Cohen (Kaenaat), London, United Kingdom
By Kevin Daum, Marketer, speaker, and columnist for Inc.com
YPO member Yariv Cohen is a modern-day renaissance man, taking on several roles throughout his career including investor, project developer, entrepreneur, TV commentator, mathematician and lecturer. He completed a mathematics degree from the Tel Aviv University in 1996 before obtaining both an MBA and a master’s degree in negotiations from London Business School.
In 2008, he was appointed president at Camco International, a global developer of emission reductions and clean energy projects around the world, before becoming chairman of the investment firm Kaenaat. Kaenaat’s projects are geared toward an overall enhancement of the quality of living for the entire ecosystem both locally and internationally. He is also an investor for Ignite Power, which helps provide African nations with 100 percent access to power through clean energy. In this episode, Cohen shares the importance of stretching outside your borders to achieve big entrepreneurial dreams.
Made possible with grants from Gazelles Growth Institute.