Hanan is heading the Microsoft Accelerator in Israel, which is the first fully-owned and fully-operated Microsoft accelerator worldwide.
Before joining Microsoft Hanan founded and was the CEO of United Parents, a company that developed a revolutionary child protection service on the web.
Before that Hanan was Director of Research and Development at Mercury / HP Software for the company’s fastest growing segment, its application monitoring solution, the Business Availability Center.
Prior to that, Hanan was part of the founding team of Proficiency, a startup which aims to solve collaboration issues between CAD systems. At Proficiency, Hanan held several Research & Development as well as Product Manager positions.
Hanan holds a B.Sc. in Computer Science and Business Administration (with distinction) from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem; he also graduated (with honors) the IDF academy of software (Mamram).
Director of Microsoft Accelerator at Microsoft
CEO and co-founder
Director of Software R&D
2006 - Jan, 2008
Globalization R&D Manager
Feb, 2005 - Jun, 2006
J2EE/.NET Diagnostics Program Manager
2002 - Jan, 2005
2001 - Jan, 2002
Applications Development Group Manager
1999 - Jan, 2001
Real-Time, Embedded Assembly Programmer
1990 - Jan, 1995
BSComputer Science and Business AdministrationJan 1, 1998
- 05/15/12 -techcrunch.com