Marty Pollak, Brooklyn, New York
Marty Pollak, an entrepreneur, is the Chief Financial Officer, and serves on the Board of Directors, for B Positive Plasma, LLC. The B Positive Plasma company manufactures source plasma and sells it to pharmaceutical enterprises as raw material for vital drug manufacturing and research purposes. Previously, Marty was President and served on the Board of Directors for ADR Software LLC. He received his MBA from the Recanati School of Business at Tel Aviv University, studied at Fudan University in Shanghai and conducted his undergraduate work at the University of Maryland. He completed the Deloitte Consulting LLP’s analyst leadership training program and has consulted in pioneering fields such as renewable energy. The recipient of an Avi Chai Fellowship while at U. Maryland, Marty has been extensively involved in the Jewish community affairs and causes.
In Marty’s words: “I have had significant experience in Israel as a student and traveling to see friends and family. I am looking to continue building my deep connection to Israel. I am excited at the prospect of approaching leadership development in a more formal, research-driven way, and given my background in starting and growing businesses, exposure to cutting-edge HU ideas and technologies is helpful. Through LEAD, I hope to build meaningful and long-lasting relationships with Israeli and AFHU leaders, along with fellow LEAD participants.”