Shahar Markovitch | Chief Digital and Information Officer
El Al Israel Airlines

Shahar Markovitch, Chief Digital and Information Officer, El Al Israel Airlines

Shahar Markovitch is the Chief Digital and Information Officer of EL AL Israel Airlines as of March 2018.

Shahar joins El-Al from Bank Hapoalim, Israel largest bank, where he served as Chief Digital Officer. In this role he was recognized as one of Israel's top 100 most influential people in Digital and won "best product launch" awards for a number of innovative digital products. Previously he was a partner in McKinsey & Company focusing on Digital, Technology, and innovation, where he worked with dozens of the world’s leading organizations on Digital and IT transformation.  Before McKinsey Shahar held technology and leadership positions in a number of Israeli hi-tech companies, telecos, and start-ups.

Shahar holds a Bachelor of Science degree with distinction in Computer Science and Math from the Hebrew university in Jerusalem and a Master in Business Administration from MIT in Cambridge, USA.


Aviation Festival - Day 3 @ 12:00

Using digital technology to take the anxiety out of travel and deliver insights driven by customer demand

  • Thinking beyond data insights – How we can generate more value through context?
  • Digital effectiveness – delivering personalisation and real-time passenger information at the right time in the right place
  • Digital competitiveness – Giving your airline a competitive edge by being agile and reducing time to market
last published: 06/Sep/18 05:58 GMT

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