Daphna Nissenbaum
Co-Founder & CEO, TIPA

Daphna Nissenbaum is the Co-Founder and CEO of TIPA®, a leading developer and manufacturer of compostable packaging founded in Israel in 2010. Before launching TIPA®, Daphna was CEO of the Caesarea Center for Capital Markets and Risk Management at the Interdisciplinary Center (IDC), Herzliya. Previously, she held various management positions at SPL World Group Ltd, a provider of revenue and operations management software, prior to which she held the position of project manager at Whelty Lager, located in Boston MA, USA.  

Daphna holds an MBA specialising in Marketing and Entrepreneurship from IDC Herzliya (graduated with honours) and a BA in Economics and Software Engineering from Bar Ilan University. She graduated the elite Israel Defence Forces software engineering program (Mamram) and served in the Israeli Navy software unit as an officer (ranked Captain). Today, Daphna is leading the TIPA® team in the movement to revolutionise packaging systems and rid the world of plastic pollution. TIPA® fully compostable flexible packaging replaces conventional plastic, turning waste into resource, a crisis into an opportunity.