Raphael Recanati International School

Alumni Association

IDC Herzliya’s first graduates and the school administration jointly founded the Alumni Association in 1998. It currently has 11,000 members who take an active apart in the world of law, government, economy, business and high-tech in Israel and throughout the world.

Alumni Association Activities
› Organizing professional conferences and seminars in law, management, computer 

  science and governance
› Arranging social events
› Establishing and coordinating business clubs which allow alumni to meet leading   

  figures in the Israeli economy
› Supporting IDC Herzliya in cultivating its image and in fundraising
› Fostering ties with alumni associations of other institutions in Israel and around the 

› Organizing community service initiatives and raising funds for scholarships
› Operating an Internet site that is an effective tool for nurturing connections and 

  furthering cooperation between alumni
› Helping alumni to continue to use IDC Herzliya services, such as the Career

  Development Center and the Marc Rich Library, by arranging informative and 

  networking events specifically for alumni and showing alumni that the doors of IDC 

  Herzliya are always open to them


The professional and academic worlds eagerly welcome IDC Herzliya alumni, appreciating their interdisciplinary outlook and the practical skills and experience they obtained during their studies. Alumni can be found at leading graduate programs around the world as well as in major law firms, high-tech companies, investment houses, international consulting companies, the Knesset and Israel government agencies. Many alumni have used the entrepreneurial training they received at IDC to successfully launch their own businesses in a variety of sectors.

Selected Graduate Schools IDC Alumni Attend
› Bocconi University, Italy
› Carnegie Mellon University, US
› Columbia University, US
› Cornell University, US
› Emory University, US
› ESSEC Business School, France
› George Washington University, US
› Georgetown University, US
› Harvard University, US
› Instituto de Empresa Business School, Spain
› King's College, UK
› London School of Economics, UK
› Monash University, Australia
› Northwestern University, US
› Paris Graduate School of Management,France
› Port Elizabeth University, South Africa
› Sciences-Po, France
› Toronto University, Canada
› Tufts University, US
› Université Paris-Dauphine, France
› University of Cambridge, UK
› University of California, Berkeley, US
› University of London, UK
› The University of Oxford, UK
› University of Pennsylvania, US

Selected Employers of IDC Alumni

Cellcom, Channel Two Television, Keter Books Ltd., Music 24 Television Channel

Amdocs, Check Point, Elbit, eWave, GE, HP, IBM, ICA Telecom, Legend Business Technologies, Medcon Telemedicine, Microsoft, Netcom Systems, Ness Technologies, Oracle Israel, SAP, See-Run

Clal Industries and Investments Ltd.,Cedar Fund, Equity Group Investments, Gerson Lehrman Group, Goldman Sachs, Matrix ABC, McKinsey and Company, major Israeli banks

Law Firms
Yigal Arnon; Herzog, Fox and Neeman; S. Horowitz; Dr. Jacob Weinroth

Government and Public Service Sectors
Ministers, Ministry of Defense, Ministerial Advisors, Members of Knesset, Parlimentary Assistants, Israeli Supreme Court, Israeli Foreign Service, Jewish Agency for Israel

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For more information contact:
Adi Olmert, Adv.
Director, IDC Herzliya Alumni Association
Tel +972- 9 – 9527249,
E-mail alumni@idc.ac.il