Eran Eyal is an investor, advisor, and award-winning entrepreneur with over 20 years of experience in the crowdsourcing, e-commerce and retail markets. Currently, Eyal is the founder and co-CEO of Shopin, where he looks to revolutionize the customer shopping experience by putting individuals in control of their own data.
A four-time founder with three exits, Eran Eyal and his endeavors have earned a number of achievements, including the United Nations World Summit Award for Innovation. Shopin also won best ICO at the North American Bitcoin Conference and CoinAgenda. Previously, Eyal has founded companies like iDea, evly.com, and Springleap.
As Eyal moves toward the future with Shopin, his goal is to give billions of people the opportunity to fully control their entire spectrum of data. Outside of Shopin, Eran Eyal is a passionate black-belt martial artist and tai chi instructor. He attributes many of the leadership lessons he has learned over the years to this passion. Eyal frequently gives back to his community through volunteer teaching of martial arts and other physical activities. He is actively involved in charitable giving, and donates earnings from StartupHat to non-profit organization charity: water, which brings clean drinking water to developing countries.