Eastern Mediterranean

Atid EDI Ltd. / Sherwin Pomerantz

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Office country location: Israel with a satellite office in Istanbul, Turkey
Coverage: Israel, Turkey, Jordan, Oman, Egypt, Qatar and the UAE
Members/principals: Sherwin Pomerantz

Contact details:
Atid EDI Ltd.
5 Kiryat Mada Street, Har Hotzvim Tech Park
POB 45005, 91450 Jerusalem
Tel: +972-2-571-0199
Fax: +972-2-571-0713
Mobile: +972-54-668-4803
Skype: sherwinpomerantz
Email: sherwin@atid-edi.com
Website: www.atid-edi.com

Company Description:

The EDI team is comprised of economic and trade development consultants born and trained in the United States, headquartered in Jerusalem, with a satellite office in Istanbul. EDI works with an international clientele interested in identifying and researching business opportunities in the region. The company also serves as the regional representative office for a number of U.S. states and bi-lateral Chambers of Commerce. EDI's other services include development of feasibility studies and tailored research reports, as well as identification of potential joint ventures for commercial clients. With complementary backgrounds spanning all facets of business, the EDI staff understands how both Israeli and overseas businesses function and intelligently links the two economic communities. To overseas business interests and governmental agencies, EDI provides sourcing, contacts, research, analysis, follow-up, supervision, and other management and marketing services to help maximize the specific objectives of each given client.

Member/Principle Biography:

Sherwin Pomerantz, a 35 year resident of Israel, is a founding director and President of Atid EDI Ltd. EDI currently represents the trade and investment interests in the region of Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Pennsylvania and is the designated local consultant to Virginia for activities in Israel and Turkey. The company also represents Invest Hong Kong and the Mandel Eduactional Foundation. They consult, as well, to Israel’ Ministry of Industry, Trade & Labor and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Prior to starting EDI, Sherwin was Vice-President of Luz Industries Ltd. having senior management responsibilities in policy development, public relations, administration, international relations and operations. Prior to moving to Israel, he was President of Controls for Industry Inc. in Chicago, a data processing service bureau. He graduated with engineering degrees from NYU and the University of Illinois and received advanced MBA education at Northwestern University. Mr. Pomerantz has been both Jerusalem Regional Chairperson and National President of the Association of Americans and Canadians in Israel. He is a founding director and now Chairperson of the American State Offices Association, the umbrella group for the 12 US state offices operating in the region. He is a member of the Management Committees of the Israel-America Chamber of Commerce (AMCHAM) in Tel Aviv, the Committee for the Economic Growth of Israel and a founder of the Israel Life Sciences Industries Association and has been involved in leadership positions in many other community activities in Israel and the US.

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