The Career Team
Prof. Jonathan Smilansky
Academic Director, Career Management Center
One of the architects behind the Sofaer IMBA Career Management Center, Jonathan was recently asked to head Recanati's Career Management Center to leverage the activities, energies and resources available to Recanati and Sofaer International MBA students.
In addition to his Career Management activities at Recanati, Jonathan works with senior executives in Israel, the UK and the United States on the development of talent management practices, and the assessment of executive capability and potential. Jonathan also teaches Human Resource Management in various programs at Recanati, including the Sofaer IMBA.
Jonathan spent an extensive period of time working in the UK and the United States where he held such positions as: Executive Vice President, Global Human Resources at Universal Music Group (out of New York); the Head of International Human Resources at Forte/Meridian Hotels and Resorts (London); led the Internal Services Division at Visa International EMEA (London) and a Partner at Hay Management Consultants.
Jonathan's interest and expertise are focused on developing executive talent and on helping individuals to accelerate their career by using their full potential.
Jonathan has written numerous books and professional articles including the leading title on Talent Management: ‘Developing Executive Talent’, which has recently been translated into Hebrew. He is currently working on a book tentatively titled 'The Secret of Career Acceleration'.
Phone: +972 3 640 6320
Prior to joining UCLA, Limor was a Recruitment Consultant for three years at Hever Human-Capital, one of the top executive search firms in Israel, where she managed the full life-cycle of recruiting, including screening, interviewing, evaluating, and advising candidates as they made career decisions. She filled positions in various industries and levels. In addition, she managed direct relationships with hiring managers and dealt with all issues related to their recruiting needs.
Limor holds a BA in Behavioral Sciences and an MA in Organizational Behavior from Bar Ilan University.
Phone: +972 3 640 6323