Thailand Desk

The Thailand Desk in the Israel-Asia Chamber of Commerce was established with the mission of promoting business between Israel and Thailand.

The desk’s main objectives are:

  • Promoting collaboration, joint venture and R&D of Israeli and Thai companies
  • Providing quality industry information to its members
  • Providing insight and consultation to Thai companies interested in developing business relationships in Israel
  • Supporting and assisting Thai associations interested in utilizing the resources of the Israel-Asia Chamber of Commerce
  • Receiving business opportunities inquiries from Thai associations, Thailand Embassy in Israel and other sources
  • Coordinating trade delegations and meetings for Thai associations and companies
  • Hosting business delegations from Thailand and coordinating meetings with appropriate Israeli companies and trade associations
  • Organizing seminars and conferences about Thai new tech innovations, Thai business regulation and so forth

The Thailand Desk aims to promote business collaboration from both Thailand and Israel utilizing vast experience, knowledge and expertise. The Desk is managed by Mr. Eyal Avishay, who is looking to cooperate with Thai organizations and companies that seek to find business partners, agents, distributors, and any other kind of collaboration with Israeli companies or with the Thailand desk.

Eyal Avishay, Chairman

Eyal Avishay has over 30 years’ experience in top management positions in various medium-size to large multinational Israeli companies. He has vast experience in corporate–field unit relations, establishing business enterprises such as sales and marketing subsidiaries, joint ventures in the Far East, regional supply chain arrays and production facilities. Eyal has worked in the Asian market for over 15 years and has acquired an in-depth knowledge of the culture and customs there, based on which he has been able to establish strong bonds and connections with employees, partners and clients.

Since 2014 Eyal has led global operations as VP Asia of TAHAL Group, a leading provider of sustainable infrastructure development projects in developing countries worldwide. Committed to excellence, he has managed the group’s operations in Asia skilfully, and is sharply focused on one of the most critical challenges facing us today – water and food security for people around the globe. He has a proven track record of understanding and meeting client needs and objectives, and is currently leading several teams in developing and implementing sustainable, eco-friendly and cost-effective solutions in the water and agricultural sectors.

Before joining TAHAL Group, Eyal was CEO of MEC Angola, an infrastructure company in the electrical and mechanical works, served as VP Corporate Processes for Netafim, and held senior roles in Marketing and Sales with other global companies.

Eyal has a B.Sc. degree in Economy and Management from the Faculty of Engineering and Management, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology. In 2003 he completed the Technion’s Senior Management Business Program for Global Companies (TIM).

Eyal is married with two children.