Join The Fed on 27th November for a golden networking opportunity and to meet Shai Weiss, CEO of Virgin Atlantic Airways.
Shai is Chief Executive Officer at Virgin Atlantic and an Executive Director of the Virgin Atlantic board. He is the first Israeli to run an international airline outside of Israel.
Shai joined Virgin Atlantic as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer in July 2014 from Virgin Management Ltd. He had been an Investment Partner since 2012 and was a Founding Partner of Virgin Green Fund. He has extensive financial and operational expertise.
Prior to joining Virgin Group, he held several senior management positions at ntl:Telewest (now Virgin Media), the UK and Europe’s largest cable operator. Prior to ntl, Shai established the European office of early-stage technology venture fund JVP and was a senior associate with Morgan Stanley.
Shai also serves as a non-executive director of Checkpoint Software Technologies (NASDQ: CHKP) – a leading provider of cyber security solutions to governments and corporate enterprises globally. He holds an MBA from Columbia University in New York and a BBA from City University of New York, Baruch College. He resides in London with his family.
The event start at 7.30am and is expected to conclude at 9.30am.