Tzvika Friedman

Mentor
  • Tzvika Friedman has life-long experience in high-tech industries, growing businesses from initiation to worldwide leadership and revenue of hundreds of millions of dollars. He is known for his clear vision and strategic thinking, strong execution with exceptional perseverance, and an ability to lead companies in the global markets.
  • Tzvika’s executive positions include: co-founder and driving force of the ECI Telecom Optical division (SDH), growing it from an idea to hundreds of millions of dollars in annual revenues; founding the VoIP division, President of the NGTS & DCME division at ECI Telecom; and President and CEO of Alvarion (NASDAQ ALVR). While at Alvarion, he led the company to become the market leader in WiMAX 4G infrastructure growing its WiMAX revenues from zero to over $200 million and market share leadership.
  • During his career, Tzvika gained broad experience in M&A and post-merger integration; setting up joint ventures and global M&S and R&D centers; and working in developed and developing markets.

 In addition to his broad telecommunications experience, Tzvika is an active investor and coach for companies in the area of on-line advertising, satellite communication, smart acquiring solutions, Telecom expense management, homeland security, home networking, drug discovery platform, Work place Safety solutions, Drones communication and mobile edge computing .

Tzvika holds a B.S. and M.S. in Electrical Engineering, summa cum laude, from Tel Aviv University, and graduated with distinction with an M.S. from the Sloan Program of Management of the London Business School. 

Specialties: Strategic Thinking and redirection, Vision, Management, Leadership, Perseverance,  revenue growth, operational and financial control, business and market development, investor relation