Isabel Maxwell
Israel Venture Network
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Isabel Maxwell

Isabel Maxwell

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Isabel Maxwell
Company: Israel Venture Network
Location: Dallas, United States
Fields of operation: Digital, Technology, Social

Isabel Maxwell is a Tech Pioneer of the World Economic Forum; President emerita, Commtouch (CTCH) & Co-Founder, Magellan Search Engine, first curated search engine on the Internet (May, '93)

She's a Director of Israel Venture Network and built up their pioneering Social Entrepreneur program in Israel from 2004-present. She was Senior Adviser to Nobel Muhammad Yunus' Grameen America which makes microloans to poor women. She co-founded Magellan, the earliest online search engine, acquired by Excite in 96. Isabel also had a long career in TV & Feature Film /Documentary production in UK and US. She passionately believes in the power of individuals to make a difference in the world.

French-born & Oxford-educated, Isabel has divided her time between Silicon Valley, Israel & LA for the past 14 years.