Maj. Gen. (res) Aharon Zeevi Farkash

Chairman,  IICC, Israel

Major General (Res.) Aharon Zeevi Farkash General Farkash is one of the world's leading experts in the field of security, military and intelligence. He was prominent in strategic planning, and management and leading of large organizations such as the Israel Sigint National Unit (8200), the Technological and Logistics Branch, the Planning Branch and the Defense & Military Intelligence Branch – responsible for the National Intelligence assessment and evaluation. General Farkash is the Founder of FST Biometrics, a company that provides advanced technological security solutions, based on a fusion of 2nd generation face, behavior and biometrics analytics. He received a B.A. and M.A. from Tel Aviv University, and is a graduate of the Advanced Management Program of Harvard Business School. General Farkash serves as Chairman of The Jerusalem Shazar Center, is the Chairman of IICC, and a member of The Hebrew University’s Board of Trustees. Married, 5 children and 15 grandchildren. Farkash is the author of the book – To the Best of Our Knowledge: Intelligence, Operations and Policy.



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