Zivi Kalay

Zivi Kalay

Zivi is an executive management consultant, with a psychology background, specializing in strengthening leadership and management skills. In addition, she supports CEOs and the upper management of multinational organizations in bridging cultural gaps during global expansion and in mergers and acquisition processes.

Having spent the last 7 years in the “Startup Nation”, Zivi’s work is heavily centered around startup companies of all sizes, with a focus on innovation and disruptive technology. She supports the global expansion of growing startups, and the localization of foreign companies seeking partnerships with Israeli startups.

 

WORKED AND LIVED IN
Israel, USA

LANGUAGES
English, Hebrew

TRAVELS FROM
Israel

ABOUT

I’m a management psychology consultant, guiding executive managers through the professional aspects of their position. I assist CEOs and the upper management in decision-making, leadership strategies, change management, intercultural management, partnerships, and proper operation throughout. In addition, I support CEOs of multinational organizations in bridging cultural gaps during global expansion and in mergers and acquisition processes.

Having spent the last 7 years in the “Startup Nation”, my work is heavily centered around startup companies of all sizes, with a focus on innovation and disruptive technology. I support the global expansion of growing startups, and the localization of foreign companies seeking partnerships with Israeli startups.

Outside of work, I’m a mother to three grown-up “kids”, an avid world traveler, and a passionate photographer.

Professional background: B.A in Psychology from California State University of Northridge M.A in Clinical Psychology from Pepperdine University, California

Certifications

  • Co-active Coach, from CTI (Coaches Training Institute)
  • Management and Organizational Consultant from Gishot Institute, Israel
  • Intercultural Management, Hofstede Insights

Testimonials

I am eternally grateful that you have lead me and joined me on my journey! My very own, personal Brene Brown! Thank you for everything!

Senior Manager, IT department at Keter Israel

In this startup world of constant changes and uncertainties, fluctuating from excitement to anxiety multiple times a day, Zivi was a safe haven.

R.S. Startup’s CEO