Raz Heiferman is a Senior Digital Transformation Advisor at i8 ventures. Previously, he was Co-CEO and Senior Advisor at Be Digital; Acting Government CIO and Manager of the Shared Services Division at the Israel CIO Office; CIO at Direct Insurance, Bezeq, and Optrotech; and has held other senior positions in two leading Israeli software houses. Mr. Heiferman teaches graduate courses on business strategy and digital transformation at several academic institutions and has published five textbooks on data warehouses, SQL databases, and file organization, along with many articles for Israeli professional magazines. He is a Certified System Analyst and has served as Presidium Member of Israeli Information Technology Chamber. Mr. Heiferman holds a bachelor’s degree in economics and statistics and an MBA (cum laude with operations research specialization), both from Hebrew University, Jerusalem. He can be reached at email@example.com.