Water Committee

The Water Committee functions as platform of services available to members of the Israel Asia Chamber of Commerce who are interested in the business and social aspects of water use and supply.

The committee seeks to supply imperative data on water-related inquiries and provide water-related professional advice by focusing on an amalgam of Israeli and Asian economies, geographies, international trade positions, and legislation. Furthermore, the committee provides its members with the most efficient tools and resources required to expand professional boundaries within the Israeli and Asian markets.

Ben Bar, Chairman

Mr. Bar has an in-depth cultural and business knowledge of international markets in both mid- and high-tech industries, a business growth expert with extensive experience and understanding of Asian markets. Mr. Bar is responsible for the growth of a number of global companies and held senior positions while living in London for 10 years and in Hong Kong for 5 years. Served as CEO for TandaPro Ltd. (Hong Kong), CORALPLAN Ltd London (UK) and as Executive member & Senior VP in public companies such as Galtronics, Orbit FR and AMIAD.

Mr. Bar Joined the Chamber after returning from Hong Kong in 2002, served as the Charmian of the Finance and Control Committee, and in the past years is the Chairman of the Water Committee and Vice President, Israel –Asia Chamber of Commerce.

As a business growth expert, Mr. Bar is now focusing through his own Business Development and Project Development companies on mitigation and realizing opportunities generating growth between Western and Asian companies in the specific context of innovation and creating value. Mr. Bar received a Bachelor of Arts with Honors from the University of Haifa, Studied Eastern Studies in the College for Oriental Studies (London), and holds with honors an Electronic Practical Engineer from the Technion.

Since 2015 Ben is the Co-Founder and CEO of ICi- Israel China innovation Ltd and the Founder and co-chairman of CIC. The China Israel Center in Haifa.