Yoav is the CTO of Bank Hapoalim. His main responsibility includes driveing the bank's long-term innovation strategy and plans. By leveraging Poalim's Innovation Laboratory, partnering and Fintech solutions his organization focuses on identification and development of new disruptive solutions. Yoav has presented the Blockchain topic in multiple forms and participanted in many panels and events such as the "International Banking & the Future of Money" and "JOURNEY2016". Prior to his role at the bank, he was a general manager at Microsoft leading the development and growth of a new global practice titled: Enterprise Strategy and Architecture. His team developed and rolled out new IP that supported 500 enterprise architects worldwide. Additionally, Yoav filled roles such as CTO, Chief Enterprise Architect, product management and leader at companies such as Deutsche Bank on Wall Street, AT&T Business, XL Capital and Cap Gemini Consulting.