Meet The Team
Pinchas (Pini) Cohen
Pinchas (Pini) Cohen is the Chairman of the Noy Fund, with over 35 years of experience in the infrastructure sector. His prior roles include president & CEO of Africa Israel (TASE: AFIL), an international holding and investments group; Chairman of Danya Cebus (TASE: DNYA), the leading and largest international construction company based in Israel; Chairman of Derech Eretz (Concessionaire of the Cross Israel Highway, the first toll road in Israel); President & CEO of Arrarat Insurance Company, a full service insurance agency; and Chairman of America Israel, one of Israelӳ leading real estate development and investment companies. l,
Gil-Ad Boshwitz is a Managing Partner of the Noy Fund, with vast experience in financing and executing infrastructure projects. Prior to founding the Fund Gil-Ad served as Head of Private Equity and Real-Estate at Amitim senior pension funds, the largest institutional investor in Israel, where he led the financing of some of Israel’s largest IPPs and transportation infrastructure projects. Prior to Amitim, Gil-Ad served as the Head of business development at “Etgal” holdings where he managed the development of CCGT plants and a large scale energy center project. Gil-Ad holds a BA in Economics, an LLB in Law, and an MBA, from Haifa University.
Ran Shelach is a Managing Partner of the Noy Fund, with close to two decades of experience in PPP infrastructure projects. Prior to founding the Fund, Ran served as a Senior Partner and head of the Project Finance practice at TASC, one of Israel’s leading consulting firms, where he served as a senior advisor to the government and various investors in most financial closings undertaken in Israel including Cross Israel Highway, road 431, Hadera desalination plant and Jerusalem LRT, playing a major role in the development of the PPP practice in Israel. Earlier in his career Ran served as a credit officer in Bank Leumi’s Corporate Division. Ran holds a BA in Economics and an MBA from the Hebrew University.