Ministry of Science and Technology, Israil, Director General
Shai-Lee Spigelman currently serves as Director General of the Ministry of Science and Technology. As part of her role, she leads the formulation of the Government's national long-term strategy in science, technology and innovation and its implementation.
In her previous role as Head of the Israeli National Digital initiative, Shai-Lee led the formulation of the Government's National Digital Plan, and its implementation in collaboration with various government Ministries.
Shai-Lee has extensive experience in the High-Tech world, and has served in her last position before entering the Government as VP of Marketing at Microsoft's R&D Center in Israel and was jointly responsible for building relations with the start-up industry in Israel.
Shai-Lee has a Bachelor's degree in Law from Tel Aviv University, and a Master's degree in Public Policy from Harvard University in the United States.