Born in Haifa, Israel, Tamir Shabat is a father of three – Adi, Maya, and Tamar.
Having held a global business career for the last 25 years, Tamir's latest position was CEO & Chairman of PepsiCo in Bulgaria from 2008- 2017. Prior to this, he was a CFO in a global software company located in Israel.
As of 2017, Tamir has been consulting in a startup located in Oxford, UK providing a solution for the Fast-Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) industry based on AI technology. Tamir is also a director in a private equity fund in Pennsylvania, USA.
Tamir's educational background includes a Strategy and Innovation program at Oxford University, MBA, CPA, LLM and LLB from Israeli universities.
Since 2017, he has been furthering his education into NLP, Leadership, and Coaching with programs from Erickson Coaching International, as well as a leading Israeli school - GOME and NLP Plus. Currently, Tamir is working towards his ICF ACC accreditation and building a coaching practice in Tel Aviv, Israel.
In 2019, Tamir became an Erickson partner representing Erickson in Israel and planning to launch Erickson programs in 2020.