Mr. Roy Wiesner
Roy Wiesner is CEO of Hutchison Kinrot, a global leader seed investor in water and clean technologies and a technology incubator operating under a franchise from the Israel Innovation Authority. Hutchison Kinrot is owned by Hutchison Water, a division of multinational conglomerate CK Hutchison Holdings Limited. In addition to his role as CEO, Roy also serves as board member in all portfolio companies.
He was previously a partner at one of Israel’s leading law firms, where he advised start-ups and public companies, across various sectors, on all aspects of capital raising and strategic transactions, and represented financial institutions and private equity firms on their investments. Prior to that, Roy worked as an associate for American international law firm Weil Gotshal in New York and Hong Kong, specializing in M&A and Private Equity, and assisted in the establishment of its Hong Kong office.
Roy holds an LL.B. from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, and a dual Masters of Public Administration (Public and Economic Policy) from the London School of Economics and Columbia University, and is a certified lawyer in Israel and New York.