Aviad Friedman is an Israeli Businessman and serves as the the Chairman of the Israeli Association of Community Centers (IACC), which he led to unprecedented achievements, including financial stabilization. In addition, he handles real estate and runs “Most Properties” and is involved with several startups, including Winward, SP Nano, Oramed Pharmaceuticals and Energy Ways.
Aviad was the COO and VP of “Maariv”, and served as an advisor in several Israeli Ministries as well as serving as a personal advisor to former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon. Currently, Aviad serves on the board of directors of Fulcrum, Rosetta Green, Oramed and The Israel Democracy Institute among others. Previously, Aviad served as a director at The Jewish National Fund and at Masa Israel, the director for The Plesner Committee for Equality of Burden and took part in the Directing-Founding Committee of “Taglit-Birthright”. Aviad founded the leadership academy "Bnei Zion" in Tel Aviv and continues to teach there voluntarily. He co-founded the Liberal-Orthodox religious community in Tel Aviv, where he is is a board member of the community.