Ariella Charny

Director of Communications & Marketing

Ariella Charny is the director of marketing at GFI Israel and is responsible for the successful development and execution of marketing and communication strategies that help scale the Israeli alternative protein ecosystem.

Areas of expertise: Climate and sustainability market trends & policy; business and innovation engagement (venture creation, early-stage fundraising); public speaking and storytelling; multilateral and strategic partnerships and public funding.

Ariella is a climate tech visionary and brings to GFI over 10 years of experience in marketing, business development, and startup growth. Before joining GFI, Ariella co-founded and served as COO at Albo Climate, an Israeli startup leveraging AI and satellite technology to scale up nature-based climate solutions. Prior to that, she worked at the Techstars Tel Aviv Accelerator, advising startups on marketing, positioning, and go-to-market strategy, and at the Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs, creating print and digital content on Israeli innovation.

Originally from Boston, MA, Ariella holds a BA in international relations and economics from Tufts University and an MBA from Tel Aviv University.

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