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Yacov Crawford Zobel is an expert in multi-sector strategic and operational solutions resulting in not just a sustainable entity, but a thriving one, often through increased marketmore...Yacov Crawford Zobel is an expert in multi-sector strategic and operational solutions resulting in not just a sustainable entity, but a thriving one, often through increased market penetration and diversification.
He is a specialist in community and economic development. His experience includes time as Under Secretary of Educations for the City of Philadelphia and as a key advisor to a number of elected and government officials in the U.S. and internationally. He has had the honor of advising and working with such highly respected entities as the U.S. State Department, the City of Philadelphia, SONY, and the Red Cross, to name a few. He is known for his expertise in ecosystem analysis, strategic planning, geo-political and community analysis, as well as specialized methodologies for social return on investment and impact evaluation.
Yacov has been invited to speak at a number of esteemed universities such as the University of Pennsylvania and Tel Aviv University, as well as present at key conferences such as 25th Anniversary Leadership Conference of the Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA), as well as the 2014 "Community is the Answer" Conference in Scotland.
Yacov's leadership skills were refined through his training and experience in law enforcement, intelligence and the military. Due to this, Yacov is able to bring a 360-degree perspective to many complex issues and decisions, as well as equitably and quickly negotiate solutions.
His personal and professional initiatives focus on economic and social disparities, social entrepreneurship, education and justice issues