Professional Strategists. Outstanding Teams.

It takes a whole firm to grow a strategist

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  • Strong intellectual capacity and proven work protocols ensure Tempo, Creativity and Learning
  • Client interface is governed by Caring, Commitment and Integrity
  • Experienced leaders steer junior team members in all the facets of the project process

Our Leading Professionals

Shaldor’s leadership is passionate about enabling our clients and teams realize
their full potential and reach ACHIEVEMENTS beyond their own expectations

Sami Friedrich
Sami Friedrich
Founder and Managing Director

A recognized expert in corporate and business strategy,
with over 35 years of experience, who pioneered the use of strategy consulting
in the Israeli market and developed the unique approach of Operative Strategy

Sami Friedrich

Sami Friedrich

Founder and Managing Director

Sami Friedrich has guided Shaldor’s development ever since he founded the firm in 1984. Shaldor pioneered the use of strategy consulting in the Israeli business world together with Israel’s leading companies that embraced the use of strategy to maximize their potential.

 

Prior to founding the first Israeli strategy consulting firm, Sami worked at several global consulting firms and served as Director General for Israel’s Ministry of Economy.

 

With over 35 years of experience in strategic management consulting, working with hundreds of companies, Sami is a recognized expert in corporate and business strategy. He developed the unique approach of Operative Strategy, which bridges between strategic intents and operational moves, and the frameworks and tools for its application. Under his lead, Shaldor has become a laboratory for innovative business and managerial concepts, implemented by daring and agile companies.

 

Over the years, Sami has devoted a significant part of his time to public service, as a board member of major non-profit institutions and think-tanks, as well as through leadership roles in a number of national task forces.

 

Sami holds a B.Sc. in mathematics and physics from the Hebrew University and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.

Jonathan Friedrich
Jonathan Friedrich
Vice President

Works closely with senior management and boards to promote social impact,
implementing advanced business concepts in the public and non-profit sectors

Jonathan Friedrich

Jonathan Friedrich

Vice President

Jonathan Friedrich has 15 years of strategic management consulting experience, leading a wide range of projects dealing with corporate strategy, business strategy, public and non-profit strategy.

 

Jonathan has led many projects with local and global businesses in various industries, including Infrastructure, High-Tech, Telecom, Healthcare and Energy, alongside extensive work with the social sector. He has advised senior management and boards of philanthropic foundations, universities, social organizations and research organizations, implementing advanced management and business concepts in the public and non-profit sector.

 

His areas of expertise include corporate strategy, growth and business development, defining vision and long-term strategy, devising operational implications and accompanying the organization in all phases of implementing change.

 

Jonathan holds a B.A. in Mathematics and Philosophy and a M.A in Philosophy from the Hebrew University.

Oded Shafir
Oded Shafir
Vice President

Works extensively with different stakeholders to boost innovation,
assisting in commercializing products/services and sharpening competitive edge

Oded Shafir

Oded Shafir

Vice President

Oded Shafir has 10 years of strategic management consulting experience, supporting the top management of leading companies in resolving major challenges and sharpening their strategic competitive edge in both global and local activities.

 

Oded has experience devising strategies such as growth, market penetration and business development in various fields: Pharmaceuticals, High-Tech, Defense & Aerospace, Financial Services, Chemicals, Infrastructure and more.

 

He has worked extensively with different stakeholders to boost innovation from start-up entrepreneurs, Corporate Venture Capital arms, as well as VC/PE board members. He has played a pivotal role in assisting companies commercializing innovation by defining the value proposition, designing the business model, devising the best penetration strategy and developing the business plan.

 

Oded holds a B.Sc in Biotechnology & Food Engineering and M.Sc in Biotechnology Engineering from the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, and an MBA from Tel Aviv University.

Roni Harel Manor
Roni Harel Manor
Vice President

Drives strategy and cross-company change,
assisting organizations in adapting to new competitive landscapes

Roni Harel Manor

Roni Harel Manor

Vice President

Roni Harel Manor has 10 years of strategic management experience, guiding organizations throughout all phases of strategy design and implementation. She has vast experience reinforcing strategy by executing transformational organizational change including structure and process re-design, capability building and transition management in organizations of all sectors (business, public and third sector).

 

She has extensive experience in the Healthcare & Life Sciences industries working with a variety of different organizations. Roni has led large-scale projects with leading HMO’s dealing with institutional strategy, organizational design, digital transformation & innovation, integrated/hybrid care, quality of services, operational excellence and more. She has vast experience in the Life Sciences innovation landscape, working with start-ups, investment firms and companies involved in technology transfer and commercialization. In working with hospitals, she led the development and set-up of new operations.

 

Roni has also worked with organizations from both the public and non-profit sectors. She has been pivotal in strengthening the research status of academic institutes, designing public mechanisms required to drive policy and defining the roadmap in third sector organizations to maximize social impact.

 

Roni holds a B.Sc. in Cognitive Sciences & Life Sciences from the Hebrew University and an Executive M.B.A. from the Kellogg-Recanati International Executive MBA Program at the Tel Aviv University.

 

Maayan Samogora
Maayan Samogora
Vice President

Leads projects focused on turnaround, managing transitions
to achieve transformational change in complex operational organizations

Maayan Samogora

Maayan Samogora

Vice President

Maayan Samogora has 10 years of strategic management consulting experience, leading projects focused on aligning strategy and operations; including elements of operational excellence and streamlining.

 

Maayan has supported clients in various fields such as Automotive, Transportation, Chemicals/Agrochemicals, Aviation, Agricultural Produce and more.
Her areas of expertise include identifying levers for improving efficiency and productivity, re-designing organizational structure, strengthening interfaces within the organization and developing tools for measurement and control.

 

Maayan has led large-scale transformations for several large and complex operational organizations where one of the main challenges was integrating various stakeholder positions to achieve the required change.
She has also led strategic and organizational projects for governmental bodies and ministries.

 

Maayan holds a B.A. in Psychology and Biology and an M.Sc in Management of Technology from the Hebrew University.

Omer Teper
Omer Teper
Vice President

Leads transformational projects in both the private and public sector,
guiding companies in regulated markets and designing major public policy reforms

Omer Teper

Omer Teper

Vice President

Omer Teper has 20 years of strategic management consulting experience, leading transformational projects in both the private and public sector.

 

Omer has been involved in a wide range of projects dealing with competitive strategy, corporate strategy, business development and operational excellence in various industries including Telecom, High-Tech, Transport & Logistics, Defense/Security, Pharmaceuticals, Consumer Goods and more.

 

Omer has vast experience guiding leading companies in adopting to drastic change in dynamic regulated markets. He has helped large organizations transition into the new landscape, acting as a change management champion, partnering with the senior executives to lead execution of processes vis-à-vis various stakeholders. He has extensive experience in designing work-processes and organizational structures that enable local and global companies to build new capabilities and business models.

 

In addition, Omer has been intimately involved in the design of major public policy reforms. His expertise ranges from identifying market failures to developing the tools and mechanisms to improve market dynamics and the reorganization of regulatory bodies and public models to support economic development.

 

Omer holds a B.A. in economics, a B.Sc. in mathematics and a M.B.A. from Tel Aviv University.

Our Outstanding Teams

Each individual brings a personal track record of EXCELLENCE

  • Maor Kolt

  • Tomer Shaked

  • Edan Hanegbi

  • Amnon Weiss

  • Tuvi Kahana

  • Amir Shpitzer

  • Aviv Avraham

  • Lya Shanel

  • Khen Elazar

  • Clara Harel

  • Anat Asta

  • Asaf Levy

  • Yuli Koltman

  • Alon Misgav

  • Shauli Veresh

  • Itai Meerovitch

  • Yonatan Hodorov

Our people are special individuals with a clear record of distinction, who are passionate about their work, driven to make a difference for their clients, and truly understand that success depends on trust and cooperation

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Our teams are outstanding because we all…

  • Show Passion for Impact
  • Cherish Autonomy and Respect Self-Starters
  • Nurture Open Dialogue: Opposites Foster Possibilities
  • Encourage a Spirit of Trust and Engagement
  • Put Integrity and Reason at the Heart of our Work