Baruch Grodek

Commercial and technical experience, Master’s degree

Email: b_grodek@yahoo.com Mobile: 0546979191 Skype: b_grodek Address: Jerusalem, Israel (willing to relocate) Born: 11/1982


Professional Experience

2013 - SintecMedia Ltd., a market leader in TV and Media business software solutions. Implementation and customer Support Specialist.

· Providing functional and technical support.

· Support focal point for a major N.American costumer.

2012 – 2012 MAR Shipping and Trading, one of the three leading dry bulk ship-broking firms in Israel, Ship Broker.

· Trading in the international freight market.

· Commercial negotiations.

· Shipping agency office operations.

2011 - 2012 Grow VC Int'l Ltd., Marketing and Business Development Specialist.

· A part of an international team at www.growvc.com, a virtual silicon valley and a global crowd funding platform.

· Responsibilities included marketing, promotion and community development.

· Project based, remote position.

2009 – 2010 Lionbridge Technologies, Inc., Internet Assessor, Search Engine Quality Assurance.

· Evaluating web search engine results in my locale with the purpose of improving

user experience.

· Work from home.

2001 - 2004 Military Service, IDF, Human Resources.


Education

2010 - 2011 Yunnan Normal University, Kunming, China. The institute of Chinese and International Studies. Advanced Language and Culture Studies.

2008 - 2010 Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel. M.A, Diplomacy Studies, the Abba Eban Graduate Studies Program in Diplomacy.

· International relations, diplomacy, strategy, security, negotiation, communications and media.

2005 - 2008 University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel. B.A, Political Science and East Asian studies.

· Government and politics, public policy, political philosophy, leadership, political Economy. Chinese history, culture, politics and economy. Chinese language.


Personal

Languages: Fluent in English, proficient in Mandarin Chinese, Hebrew native speaker.

Interests and activities: Traveling, Entrepreneurship and innovation, Philosophy.

Awards: 2010-2011, awarded the Chinese government scholarship to study in China.