Over the past decade Shachar has worked to develop and transform innovative ideas into concrete businesses. He founded and sold numerous companies in industries such as medical devices, finance, ecommerce and mobile telecommunication. He enjoys meeting with early stage teams and has mentored start-ups as part of the Startupbootcamp and Sam Zell programmes. His passion for financial and technology innovation led him to found Curve and create the ultimate payment experience. At Curve he serves as CEO and oversees product development and investor relations. Shachar holds an MBA from INSEAD, an LLb. in Law and Economics from Tel-Aviv University and is completing his B.Sc in Computer Science from Bar-Ilan University.