IBR is led by a group of dedicated volunteers and visionaries working alongside local business leaders and advocates.
Avi Zimmerman is an entrepreneur serving as the President of the Judea Samaria Chamber of Commerce and Indus-try.Avi founded the JS Chamber to promote a thriving and sustainable regional economy.
Norm Schulz (Co-Chair of the IBR) is Chair of the U.S. Israel Education Association Board of Directors, a founding member of the IBR, and gives executive leadership to JH Israel, an organization collaborating with the Ministry of Education in shaping Israel’s next generation of leaders.
Mike Humphrey (Co-Chair of the IBR) co-founded Tanglewood Investments in 1997, a private equity firm focused on hands-on investing in the global manufacturing industry.
Jay Hein is the president of Sagamore Institute, a think tank he co-founded in 2004 with U.S. Senator Dan Coats. Previously, Jay served as Deputy Assistant to President Bush and Director, White House Office of Faith-Based Initiatives.
Dr. Hugo Chan has developed and maintained strong personal and commercial relationships with people, corporations, and governments throughout his 35 years of legal practice in Hong Kong and China.
Mike O’Neill, a native of Mobile, Alabama, graduated in 1988 from Auburn University with a BS in Finance. He began his marketplace career in the industrial supply industry in Pensacola, Florida.
Michael Gibney is an entrepreneur, venture capitalist, and company builder dedicated to providing products and services that help change the world for the better.
Chuck Bentley, the CEO of Crown, has a relentless passion to travel the globe teaching Biblical financial principles to people from all walks of life, including the affluent, middle class, poor, and ultra poor.