Major Gen. (Ret.) Eitan Ben Eliyahu

Conference Chair

Major-General (Res.) Eitan Ben-Eliahu
Eitan was born and raised in Jerusalem Israel. During his 38 years of service in the Israeli Air Force (IAF), he was an active fighter pilot during his career he was holding all commanding positions and participated in all Air force combat operations. In 1996, he was appointed as Air Force Chief Commander, a position he held for four years.
During his business career he co-founded Sentry Technology Group (STG), based in the US and in Israel, in 2006 he sold his stocks successfully. He was active Chairman of Aeronautics Ltd. In 2017 under his leadership Aeronautics went public in Tel Aviv Stock Exchange for a value of 1 Billion NIS.
Currently, Eitan is Chairman of Cannbit Pharmaceutical Ltd, president of International Flight Academy (IFA), board member on Gadfin Ltd (a quadrant UAV converted in flight automatically into fixed wing UAV), Chairman of RoutePerfect Ltd, A Chairman of the college Academic Center of Law & Business (ACLB) in the city of Ramat-Gan Israel. He is also a speaker and hosts an educational program for Policy and National Defense at The Open University of Tel Aviv, on the same subject he is guest TV commentator.
Eitan holds an undergraduate degree in Economics and Business Administration from Bar-Ilan University and he completed his studies of Strategy and International Relations at Tel Aviv University. He is also a graduate of Advanced Management Program (AMP) in Harvard University.