Yaniv is Israel’s General Manager for Bird, a last-mile electric scooter sharing company dedicated to bringing low-cost, environmentally friendly transportation solutions to communities across the world.
He brings a breadth and depth of experience that spans sectors. Most recently he was a Senior Program Officer for the Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation, where he lead the team that runs the REALITY Experience journeys. REALITY brings inspiring changemakers from around the globe to Israel to reignite their passion and potential for repairing the world.
Prior to that, Yaniv co-founded and served as the Executive Vice President of Comtribute, a company that specialized in providing organizations with a free and unique online platform to raise funds and engage with their users. He also worked with the Naumann Foundation for Liberty in Jerusalem, One Voice, the Israeli Knesset, the Israeli Embassy in London, among others. Yaniv received his Master’s in Public Policy from the Harvard Kennedy School of Government, where he was awarded the E. David Fischman Scholarship. He holds the honor of being a Sauvé Scholar for his exemplary leadership, which offered him the opportunity to complete a one-year residential fellowship at McGill University. Yaniv’s alma matter is the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and he recently completed Singularity University’s Executive Program.