Eran Eyal is an investor, advisor, and award-winning entrepreneur with over 20 years of experience in the crowdsourcing, e-commerce and retail markets. Until recently, Eyal was the founder and CEO of Shopin, where he looked to revolutionize the retail industry and customer shopping experience by decentralizing the purchase data of the retail industry and 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 was also awarded “Retail Moonshot of the Year” by The Lead, best ICO at the North American Bitcoin Conference and CoinAgenda. Previously, Eyal has founded companies steeped in innovation like iDea (acquired), evly.com (acquired), and Springleap.
Being an immigrant in United States and knowing how hard he had to work to get some of the very basic rights and privileges natural-born Americans have. Eran Eyal created this scholarship (apply here) aimed at helping other immigrants get a great education, to become the part of the backbone of American society.