Amir has an extensive technology background, having served for 11 years in various technological elite units of the Israeli Defense Forces, including as the commander of the “Talpiot“ elite technological military-academy programme (ranked Major).
Before co-founding Global-e, Amir served as SVP and strategic advisor to the CEO of Bank Hapoalim, Israel’s largest bank, a position he gained after several years as a management consultant with McKinsey & Company.
Amir holds an MBA from INSEAD (first in his class), M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering from the Tel-Aviv University and a B.Sc. in Maths, Physics and Computer Science from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem.