VP Strategy & Policy, Start-Up Nation Policy Institute
Yam Atir is the VP of Strategy and Policy at the Start-Up Nation Policy Institute (SNPI), a leading institution dedicated to producing innovative ideas and knowledge to bolster the technological-economic prowess of the State of Israel, with a specialization in innovation policy and Israeli tech. Prior to joining the institute, Atir served as a member of the Next Generation Council, the first of its kind for the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), wherein she, as a young professional under the age of 30, provided valuable insights and input towards identifying the challenges faced by the future generations. She has also previously held roles in Prime Minister Netanyahu’s foreign relations team at the Prime Minister’s Office and in the late former President Shimon Peres’ office team. Her contributions and achievements have been recognized, as she was included in Forbes magazine’s esteemed “30 under 30” list of influential young people in 2021.